The Disability Law Forum covers a variety of topics applicable to disability law practitioners, including ethical issues, legal technology and law office management tips. Additionally, vocational consultant Michelle McBroom Weiss will present a session on effective cross examination, transferrable skills analysis and more.
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This presentation focuses on how to set up and run a Social Security practice in an efficient and ethical manner. It discusses different possible models for a Social Security firm, including a boutique attorney driven model and a case manager model. We provide implementable suggestions for how to most efficiently utilize staff and technology. We talk about ideas for marketing and obtaining referrals and leads for new clients. Finally, we cover the ethical obligations for attorneys in a Social Security practice utilizing the ABA model rules. Ethical considerations covered including attorney supervision, marketing, advertising, and withdrawals. This presentation also includes sample documents and a discussion of how to use them in practice to help clients develop disability claims.
Managing a law practice is no easy task. This session will go back to the basics and discuss ethical considerations and essential law practice technology needed to run an efficient office in 2020. Tips and tricks for managing a law office will also be discussed.
Technology affords efficiency, automation and flexibility to better advocate for your clients. Choosing the right technology increases your staff’s efficiency and effectiveness to provide positive outcomes. Atlasware is the best technology to expedite access to ERE case files at the hearing and AC level. Atlasware also provides scheduled downloads, key-word search capability, streamlined uploads, and intelligent brief writing software with issue spotting technology. Accelerate your business by harnessing the power of technology as the catalyst for a competitive advantage while potentially cutting your operations cost.
The presentation will highlight potential concerns that may be addressed in cross examination, and the following questions will be briefly addressed: