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March 24-26, 2020

Presented by One Legal

Loaded with inspiration, learning, and career growth potential

2020 Agenda

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Live keynote: 10:00 a.m. Pacific / 12:00 p.m. Central

On-demand sessions

45 min

Asking the right questions: technology and innovation in the legal space

Speaker

Vanessa Davis, Vice President of Product - One Legal

Day 1: Tuesday, March 24

45 min

2020 Changes to California State Court Procedure: eFiling, eService, and more

Speakers

Julie A. Goren, Esq., Author and Publisher - Lawdable Press

Strategies for fine-tuning communication to boost productivity

Ethics in the legal field: It's the real world out there!

30 min

Mark Schwartz, Manager of Government Relations and Public Policy - One Legal

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Candess  Zona-Mendola, Senior Paralegal - The Lange Law Firm PLLC

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Caren Mansfield, Paralegal - Baker, Baker & Krajewski LLC

PANEL: Networking in the legal profession

Tisha Delgado, Founding Member, Chicago Paralegal Association

60 min

Speakers

Ronald Brot, President - Los Angeles County Bar Association

60 min

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Join Vanessa for a live discussion on where the legal tech industry is headed, how One Legal helps solve key challenges, and inspiring first-hand experiences and messages for career growth and self-care.

Topics will include how parties agree to accept eService, which eFiled documents need some form of signature and what that form must be, new procedures relating to responses to interrogatories, requests for admission and production of documents, and more.

Even the best professionals with the best intentions can’t get work done unless they communicate effectively. The secret to boosting one’s productivity lies in their communication. Attend this session to learn tips to improve your communication.

Knowledge of ethics is critical due to what’s going on in technology, social media, and working with clients. Learn about what not to do from past mistakes of other paralegals. This will be a fast-paced and fun look at how ethics affect paralegals every day.

This panel will answer the broader questions around professional networking including recommendations for building your professional connections online and in person, by joining professional organizations, and beyond.

Lauren Bloodworth, Director of Business Partner Relations - Association of Legal Administrators, San Diego Chapter

Jerry Gregg, Sales Consultant, One Legal

Laurence Geist, Lifecycle Marketing Manager - One Legal

Essential tools for litigation: The enduring and evolving

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David Martin, Esq., Senior Trial Counsel, JT Legal Group, APC

60 min

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The pace and complexity of the practice of law seem to accelerate daily, yet there are certain tools and approaches that are as true today as they were in centuries past. This session will explore these timeless practices, as well as some of the challenges that come with maintaining fluency in the ever-changing and evolving world of law.

Day 2: Wednesday, March 25

On-demand sessions

45 min

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20 min

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Christine D. Stansall, Litigation Support Analyst - Procopio Cory Hargreaves & Savitch

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60 min

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60 min

Live keynote: 10:00 a.m. Pacific / 12:00 p.m. Central

State of legal support: A deep dive into our annual survey

Lindsey Dean, Head of Marketing - One Legal

Developing a lifelong learning mindset for a successful life

Best practices for high-volume eFiling

Productivity for paralegals

Alex Braun, Senior Marketing Manager - One Legal

Raeann Bromark, Legal Assistant Boyle Shaughnessy Law

Calendaring in California State Court: Steps and traps for the unwary

Julie A. Goren, Esq., Author and Publisher - Lawdable Press

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Join us as we release the findings of our third annual State of Legal Support survey. We'll explore the themes and trends that are affecting legal professionals across the country.

This session will discuss techniques to develop a lifelong learning outlook and apply what you learn to strengthen your career, clarify your life goals, and expand your perspective and approach to life. 

To prepare and file cases in large quantities, legal professionals need to plan smarter, organize effectively and implement new workflows. This session will explore ways to harness the power of spreadsheets to maximize the efficiency of your litigation department.

Have you ever sat at your desk wondering why things aren't getting done at a good pace? Well, the way you work might be the issue... Join this session to learn tips to boost your productivity.

Learn the complexities of calendaring in California state court, including the steps that must be taken to calendar deadlines correctly, with a focus on calendaring deadlines for pleadings, discovery, and motions.

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How to influence technology selection at your firm

15 min

Joy Heath Rush, Chief Executive Officer - International Legal Technology Association

Day 3: Thursday, March 26

On-demand sessions

45 min

Partnering for good: Actionable steps to support your local legal nonprofits

Speaker

Linda Kim, Executive Director of Corporate Social Responsibility - One Legal

15 min

Crash course on morning routines: Starting strong for a successful day

Speaker

Lili Daniel, Senior Customer Success Manager - One Legal

The Power of YOU: Advocating for yourself

Speaker

Kristine Custodio Suero, Senior Paralegal & Director of Business Development - Butterfield Schechter LLP

45 min

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30 min

60 min

Level up your law practice with Excel & Outlook

Deborah Savadra, Software Instructor - Legal Office Guru

How to get legal clients online (completely automated and scalable)

Sam Mollaei, Legal Funnel Expert - LegalFunnel.com

Live keynote: 10:00 a.m. Pacific / 12:00 p.m. Central

PDF skills for legal professionals

Speaker

Lora Templeton, Senior Marketing Manager - One Legal

CLE

60 min

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Get insight into what the nonprofits in our space really need from the firms and professionals around them, and learn how you can do more with your expertise.

Mornings can set the tone for your entire day. What if your morning habits aligned with your hopes and dreams for the day ahead? Get actionable ideas for your personal wellness that turn theoretical possibilities into manageable strategies.

Who are you? What do you want? How do you plan to get there? Learn how to center your focus on growing your career in the legal industry as well as on any other goals you have.

Learn how to use the powers of marketing funnels to get legal clients online. Get recommendations for specific products and tactics that help increase site traffic, gather new leads, and convert those leads into clients.

Microsoft Outlook and Excel tend to get little attention in legal practice training. Attend this session for expert tips that apply specifically to the practice of law and will save you time and frustration.

Go beyond the free reader and bring your eFiling skills to the next level with this comprehensive and interactive tutorial on the PDF tools and techniques legal professionals need to know.