During the 13 and 14 August 2015 Riga Graduate School of Law will offer a unique executive course in Law Firm Management & Marketing. The course is aimed at owners, managing partners and management level employees of law firms, as well as for those lawyers who are considering opening their own practice. It will also benefit lawyers from larger companies or corporations who are working closely with outsourcing.
The first part of the course will cover topics such as; structure of law firms, team work and motivation, leadership skills, trends and innovations in the market. The second part of the course covers financial management of law firm, including best practices of cashflow, budget planning and control and rate setting. A significant part of the course will be devoted to marketing and business development, and covers marketing mix, client relations, sales, value of networking. The course will combine explanations of theoretical concepts, as well as case studies and discussions.
Girts Ruda, who is the principal teacher, is an attorney at law with 20+ years of experience at various law offices. He has broad experience in Latvian and International law including areas of real estate, energy, insolvency and commercial matters. He has worked for SORAINEN as a managing partner for marketing matters, developing and implementing client relations programmes. In addition Mr. Ruda has been recommended by several international directories - The Legal 500, Chambers Europe, IFLR1000. He has also taught courses at University of Latvia, Riga Graduate School of Law and Stockholm School of Economics in Riga.
- Time: 13 and 14 August, 2015
- Language of the course: Latvian
- Course materials in Latvian and English
- Place: RGSL premises, Strēlnieku iela 4k-2, Rīga
- Early Bird Registration by 12 July: 550 EUR + VAT
- Standard Registration by 10 August: 650 EUR + VAT
- RGSL Alumni & Students: 450 EUR + VAT
- Price includes course attendence, course materials, lunches, coffee breaks
For further questions and to apply contact Elīna Stungrevica, coordinator, elina.stungrevica(abols)rgsl.edu.lv, + 371 67039256.