May 2011  

Legal Project Management: A Case Study
Professional Development Workshop Series
May 19
, 8:30-10:15 am

Kickoff-to-Summer Reception
Lawyers Connect- First Thursdays

Jun 2,7-9 pm

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Elevator speech - Six steps to create or improve your elevator speech
By Jim Hassett

Step by step:
Your elevator speech

When you are meeting new people, an effective elevator speech¡Xa 5 to 30 second introduction to you and your firm¡Xwill help you network more effectively. This step by step process will improve your elevator speech, or help you create one for the first time.

Step 1: Define your audience.
If you network at several types of events, you will need different elevator speeches for each, adapted to the people you will meet. The elevator speech you use at a conference of venture capitalists should be at a much higher level of sophistication than the one you use at a fund raiser at your daughter's school
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June 2 - Kickoff-to-Summer Reception
Come celebrate with us as we wrap up the third year of the Lawyers Connect First Thursdays Series. At our Kickoff-to-Summer Reception on June 2, guests can mingle and network while enjoying hors d'oeuvres. Register by May 23 to take advantage of early registration discounts. Special thanks to Heartland Brewery and Jamesport Vineyards. Register.

Not a member yet? Join now using promo code "NEWATTYLC" and then sign up for Thursday night.

The Necessities of Opening ,Expanding, and Running your Own Practice¡K
May 12, 12:30-2:00 pm

Negotiating For the Life You Want
Women Partners Workshop Series: 2011-2012

May 18, 8-9:30am

Legal Project Management: A Case Study
Professional Development Workshop Series
May 19, 8:30 -10:15am

Diversity Champion Award Luncheon

May 24, 12:15-2:30 pm

Kickoff-to-Summer Reception
Lawyers Connect ¡V First Thursdays
June 2, 7-9 pm

LinkedIn for Lawyers
2011 Professional Development Series
June 16, 8:30¡V10:15 am

Summer Associates Annual Reception
June 23, 6-8 pm



Law Students and Recent Graduates- Save These Dates!

Hot Practice Areas for 2011
City Bar Summer Series
The New York City Bar Association will once again be hosting a series for law students and recent law graduates highlighting

Careers In Compliance
June 29

Green Careers in the Law
July 13

Careers in Bankruptcy Law
August 3

All programs begin at 6:30 pm. The Summer Series is free to students and alumni of sponsoring law schools.