MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Half Legal, a premier legal staffing firm specializing in lawyers, paralegals and other highly skilled legal professionals, will deliver the first in a series of educational webinars, "A New Working Order: A Look at the Post-Recession Legal Profession," on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011, at noon EST. Produced in conjunction with West LegalEdcenter, a Thomson Reuters business, the live webinar event is complimentary and approved for Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit in certain states.
Attorney Charles Volkert, executive director of Robert Half Legal, will moderate the CLE session that will examine how law firms and legal departments are adapting and succeeding in a rapidly changing landscape. Guest speakers scheduled to participate are Tim Collins, associate director of compliance at Hyundai Capital America, and David W. Simon, a partner with Foley & Lardner LLP, and the vice chair for strategic development of the firm's litigation department. They will address management strategies that emerged from the downturn and are being practiced successfully by law firms and corporations to improve the quality and delivery of legal services, among other important trends.
Participants must visit the West LegalEdcenter website to register for the live event: http://westlegaledcenter.com/program_guide/course_detail.jsf?courseId=41683967. Following the event, the webinar can be accessed "on-demand."
About Robert Half Legal
Robert Half Legal is the legal staffing division of Robert Half International. The company provides law firms and corporate legal departments with highly skilled professionals, including lawyers, paralegals and legal support personnel, on a project and full-time basis. Robert Half Legal offers online job search services at www.roberthalflegal.com.
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