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Professionalism Programming

December 11, 2019

  • Wednesday, December 11, 2019
    3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Recharge and Refocus
    Study Break hosted by The Center on Professionalism
    The Clock

January 9, 2020

  • Thursday, January 9, 2020
    All Day 2020 Leadership Bootcamp
    Professional Learning and Development Expert, Paul Hilt, and Leadership Development and Career Coach, Eva Montalvo, will guide this two-day interactive workshop. Participants will explore their personal strengths and apply those strengths in experiential modules, and then learn how, as a junior member of a legal organization, to stand out as a leader.
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    Friday, January 10, 2020
    Penn Law School

January 10, 2020

  • Friday, January 10, 2020
    All Day 2020 Leadership Bootcamp
    Professional Learning and Development Expert, Paul Hilt, and Leadership Development and Career Coach, Eva Montalvo, will guide this two-day interactive workshop. Participants will explore their personal strengths and apply those strengths in experiential modules, and then learn how, as a junior member of a legal organization, to stand out as a leader.
    Penn Law School

January 24, 2020

  • Friday, January 24, 2020
    12:30 PM - 5:00 PM Advanced Word for the Legal Professional: Document Drafting for the Transactional Attorney

    Please join the Center on Professionalism and Craig Brody for the first technology session of the spring semester…Advanced Word for the Legal Professional.


    Document Drafting for the Transactional Attorney: 3:00PM - 5:00PM

    In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to format and complete a professional License Agreement.

    You will learn how to:

    • Format Text and Paragraphs (Numbering, Spacing, Indents, Tabs)
    • Apply and Modify Styles
    • Insert Page Numbering, Cross References and Footnotes
    • Apply Track Changes and Insert Comments
    • Remove Confidential Information; Create Template, Save as PDF
    • Use Many Word Shortcuts and Timesavers
       

    This program is a part of the Center on Professionalism’s Certificate in Technology.

    TBD
  • Friday, January 24, 2020
    12:30 PM - 5:00 PM Advanced Word for the Legal Professional: Document Drafting for the Litigator

    Please join the Center on Professionalism and Craig Brody for the first technology session of the spring semester…Advanced Word for the Legal Professional.

    In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to format and complete a professional brief.

    You will learn how to:

    • Format Documents: Font, Paragraph, Layout, Styles
    • Create a Pleading Template with Table
    • Number Pages; Work with Section Breaks and Footers
    • Insert Table of Contents and Table of Authorities
    • Remove Confidential Information Before Saving as PDF
    • Use Shortcuts and Timesavers

     

    This program is a part of the Center on Professionalism’s Certificate in Technology.

    TBD

February 3, 2020

February 14, 2020

  • Friday, February 14, 2020
    All Day Well-Being Weekend 2020: Positive Psychology in the Practice of Law
    Please save the date for Well-Being Weekend 2020: Positive Psychology in the Practice of Law and be included in the advance invitation list by clicking here .
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    Sunday, February 16, 2020
    University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
  • Friday, February 14, 2020
    12:30 PM - 5:00 PM Microsoft Excel for the Legal Professional: Advanced
    Join the Center on Professionalism in this Certificate in Technology session.


    Expert knowledge of Excel benefits today’s legal professional in many ways: managing firm projects, valuing client businesses, understanding financial reporting, analyzing data and much more.

    In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to:

    • Create Pivot Tables to Analyze Class Action Lawsuit Data
    • Use Formulas in a Federal Tax Code Exercise
    • Apply Financial Formulas and Analysis Tools in a Litigation Example
    • Run Advanced Formatting Commands with Look-ups and Other Formulas
    • Learn Shortcut Keys to Save Time and Boost Your Productivity  
    TBD

February 15, 2020

February 16, 2020

March 16, 2020

March 20, 2020

  • Friday, March 20, 2020
    12:30 PM - 2:30 PM Adobe PDF for the Legal Professional
    Join Center on Professionalism for the final session of the year for the Certificate in Technology.

    Working effectively with PDF documents, is a major part of any developing lawyer’s work and is critical in  electronic filing, retrieval, and publishing of legal documents. Effective use of PDFs can help reduce lawyers become more organized and efficient.   In this hands-on workshop, learn how to view, create, edit, combine, bates number, redact and run other commands using Adobe Acrobat software.

    You will learn how to:

    • Create PDF documents from different sources; export PDFs
    • Edit, organize and manipulate a PDF document
    • Combine documents into one PDF; create portfolios
    • Redact and bates number documents
    • Markup PDFs with comment tools
    • Work with bookmarks and links
    • Sign, secure and protect documents; remove metadata
    • Understand PDF forms
    TBD

March 23, 2020

March 30, 2020

April 3, 2020

April 6, 2020

April 21, 2020