Practice Management Advisory Service

Small Firm Lunch and Learn Series

Lunch and Learn


The Practice Management Advisory Service of the D.C. Bar presents the Small Firm Lunch and Learn Series. Each program in this series will explore a topic of particular interest to members who are starting, managing, or growing law firms in the District of Columbia. All sessions take place from Noon-2:00 p.m. at the D.C. Bar (1101 K Street, NW) and are free to Bar members and their staff. This is a brown bag event.  Attendees may bring their own lunch.  Beverages are served.  Here is more information about each of the programs in the upcoming Lunch and Learn series.

Lunch and Learn Series Schedule:

September 10, 2015 -- Office On-Demand for the 21st Century Law Firm, presented by Carr Workplaces. During this program, held at Carr Workplaces' office on-demand location at 1000 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 900, you will discover and explore: how other lawyers use Carr's on-demand offices; the services and packages offered (including specials for D.C. Bar members); how mail and phone calls are handled; the security and confidentiality protocols used; how to maximize on the services offered; enjoy a special group tour of the facility; and more!

September 17, 2015 -- Hands on with Fastcase, presented by Morgan Wright of Fastcase. During this program, the presenter will explore search methods and techniques to achieve better search results and lead attendees through a step by step, hands-on, experience using Fastcase's many tools and features. Attendees should bring a laptop to fully participate in this interactive program. Fastcase is a bar member benefit and the leading next-generation legal research service that puts a comprehensive national law library and smarter and more powerful searching, sorting, and visualization tools right at your fingertips. The Fastcase collection includes cases, statutes, regulations, court rules, and constitutions. Fastcase also provides access to a newspaper archive, legal forms, and a one-stop PACER search of federal filings through our content partners.

September 24, 2015 -- The 7 Biggest Tax Mistakes to Avoid Before Year End: Based on Numerous Real-World Cases, presented by Kim Bey of Bey & Associates. If you're like many small law firm owners, you waste thousands of dollars every year in taxes you don't need to pay. Attend this fast-paced seminar to find out some important steps you can take to minimize your taxes in 2015.

For descriptions and handouts from recent Lunch and Learn programs, click here.

To register or for more information on this program and other services offered by the Practice Management Advisory Service you may contact: Daniel M. Mills, assistant director, or Rochelle D. Washington, senior staff attorney, at lunchandlearn@dcbar.org.