HeplerBroom Hosts "Succeeding as a Young Associate: Managing Cases, Building Your Brand, and Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls" Seminar
On January 9, 2015, HeplerBroom hosted a seminar for young attorneys, titled "Succeeding as a Young Associate: Managing Cases, Building Your Brand, and Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls." The seminar was conducted by the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (IDC). Greg Odom, an Associate with HeplerBroom and Chair of the YLD, planned and served as Chair of the seminar. The seminar was a great success, with nearly 50 attorneys attending.
HeplerBroom partners Patrick Stufflebeam and Noel Smith both spoke at the seminar. Mr. Stufflebeam, a member of the IDC Board of Directors, discussed ethical considerations governing marketing and business development. Mr. Smith discussed strategies and techniques for taking and defending depositions.