Best Practices Live Chat: Best Practices in Law Firm Talent Management: Recruiting, Developing, Motivating and Retaining Associates

[On Demand - DL1042]

Duration: 80 minutes
Course Type: Audio Chat / PowerPoint Presentation
Course Registration Fee: Lex Mundi Member Fee:  No Charge

Course Description:

This course is available only to Lex Mundi members.

This Best Practices Live Chat recording program focuses on Lex Mundi's "Guide to Best Practices in Law Firm Talent Management: Recruiting, Developing, Motivating and Retaining Associates," which was designed to assist Lex Mundi member firms in developing a coordinated approach to enhancing their "human capital" by surveying the components of a talent management program, describing best practices for each component, and providing advice for integrating those components or improving upon existing ones.





Steve Armstrong, Firm Leader

Steve Armstrong has led professional development and talent-management programs at major law firms for more than 20 years. During that time, he has guided firms to think strategically about managing their talent, has taught programs on managerial and leadership skills, and has designed and implemented a wide range of programs and policies.

Steve has published and spoken widely on the topic of talent management, and has served as chair of the Professional Development Consortium, the professional organization for in-house legal educators, and as co-chair of the ABA Committee on Business Law Education.

Since establishing Armstrong Talent Development in 2009, he has provided training programs and consulting services for partners and associates in many of the leading law firms in the U.S. and Canada, focusing in particular on improving the leadership and management abilities of the firms’ lawyers.

Steve conducts the opinion-writing segments of the U.S. Federal Judicial Center’s orientations for new district, bankruptcy, and magistrate judges, as well as programs for Canadian judges.
With Professor Timothy P. Terrell, he is the co-author of Thinking Like a Writer: A Lawyer’s Guide to Effective Writing and Editing (3rd edition, 2008, Practicing Law Institute).

MCLE/CPD Information:

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Registration and fees:

Lex Mundi Member Fee - No Charge

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Business Development and Client Service
Law Firm Management
Process Improvement and Technology
Practice Area Expertise
General Legal Skills and Personal Development
Talent Management
Knowledge Management
Project Management