VBA Blawg is the official law blog of the Vermont Bar Association, under the pens of Executive Director, Teri Corsones, and Education and Communication Director, Jennifer Emens-Butler. The VBA Blawg will contain the latest information on VBA activities and programs, and will also connect members with the practices and lives of our community of lawyers in Vermont
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Have You Registered for the Smolo Yet?
VBA’s biennial Solo & Small Firm Conference is back and
better than ever.Join us May 23-24th
at the beautiful Basin Harbor Resort for our law practice management conference
designed especially for YOU!
We’ve got all the bases covered from offering more
networking and relaxing opportunities to offering more hands-on seminars.You asked for it, we’ve got it!
Thursday we will have back to back Rule 12/15 Vermont
Practice & Procedure seminars for all you new admitees, but also for
everyone as low bono, family law, guardianships and office tech are discussed. By
request, it doesn’t start until 10am. We’ll also have a simultaneous CLE on
managing stress that afternoon.At 3:30pm,
there will be an encore performance of the super-popular Basin Harbor Lake
Cruise (or a Sip-n-Paint option for you land lovers) followed by our Speed
Networking Reception at 5:30pm.Like
speed dating, we will have tables and discussion cards set up for people to
rotate among established practitioners to meet, mingle and learn from each
other.A delicious full dinner will
On Friday, after yoga and breakfast, we will head into our law
practice management and smolo practice seminars including: communication strategies, growth strategies,
spring cleaning, mindfulness, an interactive law office set-up workshop, tips
from those who have “Gone Smolo,” Casemaker training, Microsoft Suite training
by professional trainers (parts one and two), client intake strategies, Ethics
in the Movies and law practice management trends.How’s that for a lineup?!
Thanks to our generous sponsors: Casemaker, Clio, Law Pay,
Pinnacle, Financial Red Cave Consulting, Smith, ai, TCI, Paydata and VATC, we’ll
have plenty of food and tons of hands-on assistance for your practices. View our flyer HERE or register right HERE.