Fall 2011 Section 001
Law 394: Law Practice Management

Schedule: Eve Class
Instructor(s): Ginsberg, David , Feisee, Robert
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 80218
Day(s): Monday
Location: Hazel Hall 222
Time: 8:00pm-9:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
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Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents: No documents listed.
Exam Date/Time: no exam-2011
Prerequisites: None
General Description: This course is intended to give students who intend to enter private practice the basic foundation in the business aspects of law necessary to enable them to operate their own practice or to become a financially productive member of a firm. The course will expose students to all aspects of the administrative and business side of a law firm whether the student wants to hang out a shingle or become a partner in a medium to large size firm. It will acquaint students with the practical and ethical issues surrounding billing, trust accounts, and collections; marketing for lawyers; and client interaction from the initial consult to conclusion of the representation. Classes will include lecture, discussion, interactive role playing, and written projects.