Webinar - Miami-Dade, Broward & South Miami

  • Thursday, August 07, 2014
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • See full description for location details


As a benefit to ALA South Florida Chapter members, we invite you to attend this webinar at the offices listed below.  There is NO fee for South Florida Chapter members.


The below described webinar is being hosted at the following locations.  Please RSVP to the specific individual listed at the location you will attend.


NOTE:  RSVP's must be received at least 48 hours prior to the webinar date.



RSVP to jbenito@bilzin.com



RSVP to sarah.lyons@hklaw.com


South Miami:

RSVP to bpeters@admiral-law.com



Jackie F. Benito

Bilzin Sumberg

1450 Brickell Avenue, 23rd Floor

Miami, Florida 33131

Direct Line: (305) 350-2382



Sarah Lyons

Holland & Knight, LLP

515 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 1200

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

Telephone: (954) 468-7815


South Miami:

Bernadette E. Peters

Horr, Novak & Skipp, P.A.

9130 South Dadeland Blvd.

Two Datran Center, Suite 1700

Miami, FL 33156

Telephone: (305) 670-2525


Legal Secretaries: The Future of Law Firm Staffing

Description:  The future of the legal secretary is in flux: there are fewer today, and their role is changing.  What skills and abilities are required for the next generation of legal secretaries? What should they be doing? How do you create a culture that encourages your staff and attorneys to develop the legal secretary’s strengths? Join this webinar to learn the answer to these questions – and more – about the evolving legal workplace.


  • Identify market forces that will affect future availability of the legal secretary
  • Discuss the desired technical skills and core competencies of tomorrow’s legal secretary
  • Determine the workplace motivators for Millennials and how to leverage them in skill improvement programs

CLM Credits: (Note that only the CLM credit available for this webinar is stated below. If a credit is not stated, it is not available for this program.)
CLMSM Recertification Credit: 1 hour in the subject area of Legal Industry (LI)
CLMSM App Credit for Functional Specialists (who are not Practice Management Specialists): 1 hour in the subject area of Legal Industry (LI) towards the additional hours required of Functional Specialists to fulfill the CLM application.
Joe Buser, of Traveling Coaches, has 26 years of experience with hundreds of clients around the word. With a contagious enthusiasm for life and work, his is a personality you don’t soon forget. Since 2000, he has brought that enthusiasm to the Traveling Coaches team, where along with his years of experience in information technology, he has crafted unique solutions that have ensured rapid and complete adoption of change. He is a regular presenter on topics ranging from evolving job roles in today’s legal environment to effective security awareness. 


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