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$29.95 MSBA MEMBERS
$64.95 NON-MSBA MEMBERS

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Practice Management & Marketing CLEs

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36 Tech tools, apps, and tips for your small-solo law practice

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Find out about the latest tools, apps, and tips to advance your firm’s technology capabilities. This program will have many tech recommendations and tips for lawyers seeking to improve their software tools, their hardware and mobile needs, and improve their client, and cloud connectivity.

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  • CATEGORY
  • Technology
  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Practice Management
  • Small Firm Practice
An Introduction to Dark Social

.75 Standard CLE Credit

Discover how Social Media marketing (really) works. Learn how to leverage your offline community engagement through the network effect of technology to transform your city or town into a large, enthusiastic, genuinely affiliated referral source. Sit back and watch short Case Studies of lawyers who are growing their practices through Dark Social to either replace or augment their local advertising campaigns. During this session we explore the limitations of attribution models in evaluating Dark Social as a marketing channel and highlight the importance of recording multiple attribution channels.

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Back to Basics | Trust (IOLTA) Accounting

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Trust Accounting at its foundation is fairly straightforward. Money in, and eventually money out. However, given that you are handling someone else’s money, there are additional protections and requirements put in place to ensure that it is being managed responsibly. 

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Clio Legal Trends Report

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

The annual Clio Legal Trends Report provides information on the most important issues faced within the legal profession. By analyzing aggregated and anonymized data from tens of thousands of legal professionals in the US, supported by extensive survey research, the report offers unique insights into law firm efficiencies, hourly rates, and other key metrics for success. New this year is an examination of shifting consumer expectations and an analysis of firm spending with a focus on opportunities for investments that align with the new needs of clients.

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Communication Breakdown | It’s Always The Same (But It’s Avoidable)

1.0 Ethics CLE Credit

A high percentage of malpractice practice claims and practice management problems are caused by communication breakdowns.  Communication problems create dissatisfied clients, decrease productivity, and cause conflict internally and externally. The growing number of communication channels only compounds the problem. We'll explain technologies and techniques that will help you improve communication, lower your stress, improve your service, generate happier clients, and lower your malpractice risk.

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  • CATEGORY
  • Practice Management
  • Small Firm Practice
  • Ethics
Essential Tech, Tools, and Talent for Small Firms

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

A wide range of software and services are available to lawyers seeking new ways to run a more productive practice.

From time-tracking tools to case management systems, email providers to calendaring solutions, there are several heavy hitters in each major category of “firm management tools,” and most come in at a surprisingly minor price, thanks to wide adoption and extensive competition.

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Google Reviews | How to Claim and Grow Your Online Reputation

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Google puts your business on its map – love it or hate it, your firm is on Google Maps and it is often the first online interaction clients have with your firm. How do you get control of this thing!? Jess Birken leads attendees through how to claim your Google Maps Business listing. And, once you've claimed it – how do you keep it up, avoid ethical pitfalls and maybe even leverage it to make it work for you!?

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Increasing Revenue with Document Automation

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Join us to learn about document automation and how it can help save you time and money, and allow you to focus on the actual practice of law.

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  • CATEGORY
  • Technology
  • Practice Management & Marketing
Reducing Overwhelm | How to Use Legal Tech to Streamline Your Practice

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Learn about the techniques and tools you can implement immediately to reduce your daily overwhelm.  We will discuss legal tech, systems and procedures, and how to prioritize your tools when you are short on time. This CLE includes information that can be applied on an individual or organizational level.

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Run Your Best Hybrid Law Firm | How to Get Ahead in 2022

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

In January 2020, few attorneys and firm owners imagined working at a full- or- part-time remote law firm. Today, a hybrid law firm has become a long-term expectation, rather than an exception. But this flexibility comes with a new set of challenges. How can partners ensure attorneys and staff remain productive and produce consistent work? What's the best way to structure a hybrid law firm? And how can firm leadership promote a supportive culture and high employee retention?

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Safe and Sound | Data Security in the Cloud

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Law firms are rightfully concerned about the security of the cloud. But, safeguarding your data online is a lot easier than you think. At this point, it is clear that law firms can and should use the cloud for business purposes; and, most of the authority on the point indicates that they can -- so long as that usage is ‘reasonably secure’. But, what does that mean?

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Small Firm Marketing Bootcamp | 29 New and Innovative Marketing Ideas Using Technology

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

Aggressively growing firms leverage the cutting edges of technology to fine tune their marketing growth engine and eat up marketing share from those watching on the sidelines.  Learn advances in automation – deeper reporting accuracy – improve conversion rates with creative financing – customized customer experiences – 1:1 video-based email – replacing intake data entry – content strategy analysis – marketing data integration – and the importance of both self-reported and automated marketing channel attribution modeling.  

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
The Case for Lawyering with Emotional Intelligence | What it is, why it matters, and how to develop it

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

While we know how IQ impacts our professional success, this webinar will show how increasing your emotional intelligence will help you improve your practice, your client relationships, your interactions with colleagues, your own health and well-being, and your leadership skills. By the end of this presentation, you will be able to start to determine your own emotional intelligence and areas for growth. You can also suggest ways to increase the emotional intelligence of your legal organization which studies have proven reduces attrition, creates higher-functioning teams, and leads to increased well-being.

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  • CATEGORY
  • New Lawyer Essentials
  • Practice Management
  • Small Firm Practice
The Impact of ChatGPT (and other AI) on the Practice of Law

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

We’ve all heard about it but have you thought through how it could impact your practice? Join our panel of experts as they discuss how ChatGPT can (and will) impact how lawyers practice from legal research to brief drafting to client communication.

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  • Practice Management
  • Technology
  • New Lawyer Essentials
The Life-Changing Magic of Online Scheduling

1.0 Standard CLE Credit

The pace and practice of law has gotten overwhelming. Online scheduling is a real solution technology offers. Calm anxious clients. Reclaim your day. Love networking meetings. Yes, online scheduling can do all this for you! Learn how to save time, generate revenue, get more positive reviews on Google and avoid client complaints by automating appointments and consultations. Jess Birken will show off how to get started with Acuity Scheduling.

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  • CATEGORY
  • Practice Management
  • Technology
Unbundled Practice | Ethical and Practical Considerations in Providing Limited Scope Legal Services

1.5 Standard and 1.0 Ethics CLE Credits

In 2018, the HCBA/MSBA/RCBA joined together to spearhead the Minnesota Unbundled Law Project to provide potential clients with easily accessible referrals to attorneys interested in providing unbundled/limited scope representation through a central website, mnunbundled.org. Potential clients select the relevant area of law and county in their search parameters. Attorneys receive referrals from the project website and agree to report back on the outcome of their referrals.

This session satisfies the training process to be eligible to participate on the roster. In addition to the training, participants will be provided with a Handbook containing helpful tools for implementing this type of practice area in an efficient and ethical manner.  Topics covered in this CLE include ethics and insurance, developing an effective business model and practical tips on how to build an efficient, lucrative practice that includes limited scope services.

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  • Practice Management
  • Ethics