Friday, March 25, 2016

"Hanging Out a Shingle" Seminar on Starting Your Own Practice

You are invited to "Hanging Out a Shingle: What You Need to Know About Starting Your Own Law Practice" on Wednesday, March 30 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in the Riley Courtroom. Brad Tengler (NIU COL Class of 2009) will be speaking on all the details involved with starting your own law practice. Brad is a successful solo practitioner in Rockford, IL who also runs a consulting firm through which he teaches attorneys how to open their own law practice. Topics include running the office, hiring secretaries, getting clients, office space options, creating your own billable rate, etc. This presentation will be targeted towards law students, and will include information on what law students/new grads can do now to prepare oneself for opening a law practice in the future. See Brad's websites for more info: and Lunch from Rosati's will be provided. Sponsored by the Illinois State Bar Association.