Ashley Starling, Esq. is a partner and trial attorney at Willis Spangler Starling. She focuses her practice on car and truck accidents, wrongful death, catastrophic injuries, and animal attacks. She has helped thousands of injured victims seek justice, compensation, and peace. Prior to working in the private sector, Ashley was an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Ohio where she litigated cases in a state and federal court, including the Ohio Supreme Court. Ashley is a board member of the Ohio Association of Justice Trucking Safety Section. She has been named a Superlawyers Rising Star for six years in a row in personal injury.
Entrepreneurship and Law Office Management
So, you’ve decided to hang up your own shingle. What next? This CLE course will discuss the fundamentals of law office management. From office location to IOLTA account basics, this course can be used as introduction to the world for entrepreneurship.
This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE.
Key topics to be discussed:
• Opening a practice, maintaining healthy client relationships
• Providing a stellar customer experience without sacrificing your personal time
• Solo practitioner pitfalls, building your personal brand
• Effective utilization of staff
Date / Time: February 26, 2020
• 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Eastern
• 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Central
• 9:00 am – 11:00 am Mountain
• 8:00 am – 10:00 am Pacific
Choose a format:
• Live Video Broadcast/Re-Broadcast: Watch Program “live” in real-time, must sign-in and watch program on date and time set above. May ask questions during presentation via chat box. Qualifies for “live” CLE credit.
• On-Demand Video: Access CLE 24/7 via on-demand library and watch program anytime. Qualifies for self-study CLE credit. On-demand versions are made available 7 business days after the original recording date and are view-able for up to one year.
myLawCLE seeks accreditation for all programs in all states. (Accreditation for paralegals sought thru NALA and NFPA paralegal associations.) Each attending attorney/paralegal will receive a certificate of completion following the close of the CLE program as proof of attendance. In required states, myLawCLE records attorney/paralegals attendance, in all other states attorney/paralegal is provided with the approved CLE certificate to submit to their state bar or governing association.
- Automatic MCLE Approvals
All myLawCLE CLE programs are accredited automatically either directly or via reciprocity in the following states: AK, AR, CA, CT, FL, HI, ME, MO, MT, ND, NH, NM, NJ, NY, WV, and VT. (AZ does not approve CLE programs, but accepts our certificates for CLE credit.)
- Live Video Broadcasts
Live video broadcasts are new live CLE programs being streamed and recorded for the first time. All of these programs qualify for “Live” CLE credit in all states except NV, OH, MS, IN, UT, PA, GA, and LA —these states require in-person attendance to qualify for “Live” CLE credit.
- “Live” Re-Broadcasts
“Live” Re-broadcasts are replays of previous recorded CLE programs, set on a specific date and time and where the original presenting speakers calls in live at the end of the event to answer questions. This “live” element allows for “live” Re-broadcast CLEs to qualify for “Live” CLE credits in most states. [The following states DO NOT allow for “live” CLE credits on re-broadcast CLEs: NV, OH, MS, IN, UT, PA, GA, and LA]
Many states allow for credit to be granted on a 1:1 reciprocal basis for courses approved in another mandatory CLE jurisdiction state. This is known as a reciprocity provision and includes the following states: AK, AR, HI, CT, FL, ME, MO, MT, ND, NH, NM, VT, NJ, NY, and WV. myLawCLE does not seek direct accreditation of live webinars or teleconferences in these states.