Solo & Small Firm Meet & Greet Luncheon

07/10/2015 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Solo & Small Firm Section welcomes BBA members of all sections to join our monthly Meet & Greet Luncheons every second Friday from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. This is an opportunity to meet your fellow bar members while enjoying lunch at the BBA. ...
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What's It REALLY Like Going Solo?: Summer Career Series 2015

07/09/2015 - 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Get the story behind what it's really like to work as a solo or small firm practitioner! Hear from our panel on what their typical day is like, advice on which skills to focus on to succeed as a solo practitioner, and learn about the path that led them to their career....
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Choosing a Business Entity for your Solo or Small Firm Practice

06/23/2015 - 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM
Are you a solo or small firm practitioner looking to establish your own practice or review your current selection of business entity? Hear from our panelists on different pros and cons of various ways to organize your entity, specifically regarding the choice between establishing an LLC, sole proprietor, or PC, etc. Panelists will present an overview of different options to take along with the tax implications, costs, and other components of each approach. ...
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Solo & Small Firm Meet & Greet Luncheon

06/12/2015 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Solo & Small Firm Section welcomes BBA members of all sections to join our monthly Meet & Greet Luncheons every second Friday from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. This is an opportunity to meet your fellow bar members while enjoying lunch at the BBA. ...
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Common Coverage Issues: Or Everything You Need To Know About Insurance Before You Are Sued

05/19/2015 - 12:30PM to 1:30PM
Our panel will discuss the common insurance coverage issues practicioners may face when hit with a claim for malpractice....
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Update Your Professional Headshot @ the BBA

04/02/2015 - 3:00PM to 7:00PM
Put your best face forward and visit us at 16 Beacon for a FREE quick photo shoot! Hi res photos will be emailed to you following your visit....
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How to Use the Cloud Securely in Your Practice

03/19/2015 - 12:30PM to 1:30PM
Learn how to securely and ethically use the cloud in your practice!...
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Be Your Own Web Strategist: Techniques for Building and Maximizing Your Online Presence

02/24/2015 - 12:30PM to 1:30PM
Join our panel of experts for a lively and interactive tutorial on the best web marketing strategies for your practice, particularly for the ADR or solo and small firm practicioner. Topics include integrating web tools with your existing business development practices, creating content to increase your reach, and maximizing your use of LinkedIn and other common electronic marketing platforms....
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Tech Toys for Lawyers

02/19/2015 - 12:30PM to 1:30PM
Learn to save time, improve client satisfaction and increase profitability. We'll demonstrate the latest useful practice management tools, including tools for project management, collaboration and notetaking....
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CLE - Protecting Your Practice from the Unexpected

01/29/2015 - 3:00PM to 7:00PM
Learn how to protect you and your practice. Whether you’re just starting out or celebrating 25 years helping clients, if you’re a small firm or solo practitioner, an event that interrupts your practice could put an end to it if you don’t have a plan in place....
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Walk to the Hill for Civil Legal Aid

01/29/2015 - 10:15 AM to 01:00 PM
Walk to the Hill for Civil Legal Aid...
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BBA Briefing: All About Walk to the Hill & The Case for Increased Funding for Civil Legal Aid

01/22/2015 - 3:00PM to 7:00PM
2015 is a very important year for civil legal aid. Following “Investing in Justice,” the report of the BBA Statewide Task Force to Expand Civil Legal Aid in Massachusetts, we now know more about the justice gap than ever before. Join us for a briefing about the issues at hand....
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"Is There a Memo on That?" Immigration Law Research Tips for Newer Practitioners

01/20/2015 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
In this training session, the panelists will present useful research strategies and point newer practitioners in the direction of key materials for various substantive areas such as business, family, removal, and humanitarian-based immigration. They will also provide some practical tips for conducting immigration law research in a solo, small firm, or pro bono environment where access to resources may be more limited....
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Networking for Career Success: Getting to Know the Right People

12/18/2014 - 12:30PM to 1:30PM
Learn important strategies for building your career with noted networking expert, Diane Darling. A networking reception will follow this interactive program....
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How to Read an Office Lease: Identifying Issues and Pitfalls

12/15/2014 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Whether you are looking to negotiate your own office space lease issues or advise a client on these matters, you're sure to take away some helpful tips! Our panel will cover lease terms and rent; build-outs, operating expenses; and post-termination damages. ...
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Polish Your Public Speaking Skills

12/05/2014 - 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
The BBA welcomes voice & performance instructor Celia Slattery to share tips and techniques for more effective presentations and public speaking....
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How to Successfully Serve Process in Massachusetts

11/20/2014 - 12:30PM to 1:30PM
Our panel, including the Middlesex County Sheriff himself, Peter J. Koutoujian, will cover service of process, the pitfalls to avoid, and offer an inside look at the services offered by the Middlesex Sheriff's Office Civil Division....
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Incorporating Mediation Into Your Practice - An Interactive Discussion

11/17/2014 - 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM
This is an interactive discussion with seasoned practitioners who facilitate mediation to resolve disputes both in practice and in everyday life. We will review the laws and guidelines related to becoming a certified mediator and will discuss ways mediation skills can be used in negotiations. Come with an open mind, your questions, and a willingness to explore the topic together. ...
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Solo & Small Firm Meet & Greet Luncheon

10/10/2014 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Solo & Small Firm Section welcomes BBA members of all sections to join our monthly Meet & Greet Luncheons every second Friday from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. This is an opportunity to meet your fellow bar members while enjoying lunch at the BBA. ...
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Call for Volunteers at the Brooke Court Service Center

09/18/2014 - 04:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Join us to learn how you can help the Brooke Courthouse Court Service Center work to improve access to justice in our state courts....
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What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Privacy and Data Security Law

09/18/2014 - 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
In the wake of the biggest consumer data security breaches in history, learn from Burns & Levinson LLP's Merton Thompson, about what small firms must bear in mind....
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Solo & Small Firm Meet & Greet Luncheon

09/05/2014 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Solo & Small Firm Section welcomes BBA members of all sections to join our monthly Meet & Greet Luncheons every second Friday from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. This is an opportunity to meet your fellow bar members while enjoying lunch at the BBA. ...
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