• Bridge the Gap

Bridge The Gap - November 2019

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TypeTitleStartEndCLEPrice
Mechanicsburg
PBI Conference Center
5080 Ritter Road, Rossmoyne Exit, Rt. 15, Mechanicsburg PA, 17055
STARTThu., Nov. 07, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDThu., Nov. 07, 2019
1:15 PM
CLE 0 sub/4 eth PRICE $249.00
Philadelphia
The CLE Conference Center
Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor, Suite 1010, Philadelphia PA, 19107
STARTTue., Nov. 05, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDTue., Nov. 05, 2019
1:15 PM
CLE 0 sub/4 eth PRICE $249.00
Pittsburgh
PBI Professional Development Center
Heinz 57 Center, 339 Sixth Avenue, 7th Fl., Pittsburgh PA, 15222
STARTFri., Nov. 01, 2019
9:00 AM
ENDFri., Nov. 01, 2019
1:15 PM
CLE 0 sub/4 eth PRICE $249.00

About

Get started on the right foot with your legal career and join PBI for the Bridge the Gap CLE program! All newly admitted Pennsylvania attorneys are required to complete the Bridge the Gap program at an accredited CLE provider prior to their first PA CLE compliance deadline. The 4 hour Program is designed to provide basic, yet important, information and insight relative to ethics and professionalism. 

Covered in Bridge the Gap:

  • Conducting yourself professionally through the Rules of Professional Conduct
  • Best practices to ensure strong client/attorney relationships 
  • Interacting and communicating with court officials, opposing counsel, jurors, and other third parties
  • The importance of diversity and promoting an environment of diversity and inclusion within your practice
  • Managing your practice, including everything from training and supervising non-lawyer staff to addressing scope changes with a client
  • Performing fiduciary responsibilities and avoiding financial troubles with clients
  • Mastering the purpose and functions of the Disciplinary Board
  • Discovering the many resources available to lawyers

Agenda:

  • Client/Attorney Relationship
  • Practice Management & Technology
  • Fiduciary Requirements
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Disciplinary Board 
  • Outreach Programs & Resources

The program is free to newly admitted attorneys.

Practice Areas

Faculty

NameFirm/Company
Gloria Randall Ammons Esq. Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
David A. Fitzsimons Esq. Martson Law Offices
Donna M. Snyder Esq.
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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