NEW YORK–LAWFUEL – Legal News Network –ALM’s Second Annual Paralegal Managers’ Institute, is coming to Washington, DC on February 26, 2007.
Julie A. Hooper, Paralegal Manager at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Washington office will serve as conference co-chair and be featured on a panel about re-directing difficult employees.
Willa R. Fawer, Esq., COO and Executive Managing Director of HIRECounsel, who co-chaired the inaugural conference, will reprise her role.
“Washington is the ideal location for this conference,” said Ms. Fawer, “Virtually every Am Law 100 firm has Washington-based practice groups, representing clients in federal regulatory and administrative matters. This work is document intensive and driven largely by paralegals.”
Conference topics will include:
• Motivating and Rewarding Your Staff in Today’s Competitive Market
• Working with Your Clients to Build and Coordinate Teams
• Strengthening Your Commitment to Diversity in Staffing
• Understanding and Effectively Managing the E-Discovery Process
With the Washington audience in mind, there will be a special session on legal and e-discovery issues arising in the context of government investigations.
For complete conference information:
E-mail: [email protected]
Please mention priority code DPR001772 when registering.
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