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 Winning Alternatives to the Billable HourWinning Alternatives to the Billable Hour: Strategies that Work, Second Edition
by James A. Calloway, Mark A. Robertson

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 Highlights: ABA Annual Meeting 2005

The 2005 ABA Annual Meeting features more than 100 quality CLE programs (PDF), allowing you to customize and optimize the time you spend at Annual Meeting. Purchase the All-Access CLE Badge for easy assess to any CLE program, anytime. Get it for only $440! (price includes ABA Annual Meeting registration fees)

The ABA Law Practice Management Section presents the following CLE programs. For more details and program descriptions, please visit our Web site at www.lawpractice.org/annual/2005/cle.shtml.

Technology for the Rest of Us
Friday, August 5, 2005
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Women’s Initiatives: A Unique Method to Retain Top Talent and Top Clients
Friday, August 5, 2005
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
An ABA Women Rainmakers networking reception to immediately follow.

Avoiding Ethical Disasters When Natural Disasters Strike
Friday, August 6, 2004
3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Law Firm Financial Management: Satisfying Clients and Increasing Profitability
Saturday, August 6, 2004
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Salvation for the Senior Lawyer
Saturday, August 6, 2004
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 Meetings & CLE: CLE Teleconference

More information about the next program in LPM’s Teleconference Series, Collecting Your Fee, will be presented soon. LPM members will receive a special e-mail announcement when final details are available in early June.


 LPM Books: New Releases to Help You With
Your Practice

Flying SoloThe long-awaited fourth edition of Flying Solo hits the ABA bookstore on June 15th! Completely updated, the fourth edition of this comprehensive guide includes practical information gathered from a wide range of contributors. This classic ABA book walks you through a step-by-step analysis of the decision to start a solo practice, including choosing a practice focus. It then provides tools to help you with financial issues including banking and billing; operations issues; technology for the small law office; and marketing and client relations.

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 Carpe Librum: New Books from LPM Publishing

Recruiting LawyersRecruiting Lawyers: How to Hire the Best Talent
By Marcia Pennington Shannon and Susan G. Manch

The greatest asset to any law firm is its intellectual capital—the lawyers. How can your practice locate and hire exceptional associates in a competitive marketplace? You’ll find the answers in Recruiting Lawyers: How to Hire the Best Talent.

Product Code: 511-0430
LPM Member Price: $39.95

Keeping Good LawyersKeeping Good Lawyers: Best Practices to Create Career Satisfaction
By M. Diane Vogt and Lori-Ann Rickard

Now that your firm has recruited top legal talent, do you know how to maximize it? Written for both the individual lawyer and law firm leadership, Keeping Good Lawyers is filled with easy-to-implement suggestions for building and maintaining high levels of motivation and career satisfaction within the work environment.

Product Code: 511-0437
LPM Member Price: $49.95

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