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. Most sessions take place from noon until 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:

June 2, 2016 — Low Bono for the Small Firm Lawyer: How to Successfully Start, Manage and Grow a Low Bono Practice in D.C., presented by Marc Borbely of the D.C.Tenants' Rights Center (DCTRC) and Steven Krieger of Steven Krieger Law PLLC. During this program, these two local attorneys will share their experiences as well as the benefits and the common pitfalls associated with low bono practice. They will also provide useful insights in to how to successfully implement alternative fee structures, how to market your low bono firm, and the technology tools used to successfully run and manage a low bono practice.

June 16, 2016 — Office On-Demand for the 21st Century Law Firm, presented by Carr Workplaces. During this program, held at a Carr Workplace office on-demand location (1000 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 900, Washington, DC), 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!

June 30, 2016 — Lawyers Using iPhones: How to Get the Most Out of Your iPhone, presented by Brian Cohen of DC iPhone Experts. The iPhone is a powerful tool for the law office. Attendees will learn how to take full advantage of this remarkable device and make it a valuable asset to your professional life.

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.