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Leadership and Management of a Law Firm

27 October 2017


Pippa will be jointly conducting a lively, interactive and participative workshop on:  "Leadership and Management of a Law Firm; Delivering Excellent Client Service Cost-effectively"

Join her in London for in-depth and practical discussions.

Win, Keep, Grow Clients - Paris - May 2018

27 October 2017

 PARIS – FRANCE 3-4/05/2018

Win, Keep and Grow Your Clients: Marketing and Communication Strategies for Law Firms

Pippa will be jointly conducting a two-day interactive and participative session. 

Come and join her in Paris next year.

Win, keep and grow clients - Sydney - October 2017

11 July 2017

 Pippa conducted three very well received, fully participative sessions at the International Bar Association Annual Conference in Sydney in October 2017:

  •  "Win more work – turn contacts into clients and referrers: Pippa’s COPACABANA approach to international networking" on Monday afternoon
  • "Grow and keep your clients cost effectively: Pippa’s RAINBOW strategy" on Wednesday afternoon 
  • "Give a powerful presentation: Pippa’s five steps to confidence" on Thursday afternoon.

Pippa also conducted the "Conference newcomer orientation workshop" before the conference's Opening Ceremony on Sunday.  


Leadership for Lawyers - Lisbon - June 2017

25 April 2017

Pippa jointly presented a lively and interactive 2 day workshop on "Leadership, Management and Marketing of a Law Firm " on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd June 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal for Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

She presented with Tiago Marreiros Moreira, President of the UIA Management of Law Firms Commission (Vieira de Almeida & Associados - Sociedade de Advogados, RL, Portugal)

Pippa and Tiago's focus was on helping law firms to win, keep and grow their clients and referrers. They  concentrated on refreshing and revising  knowledge; developing practical and relevant skills and acquire time-saving tips and techniques. They applied all these to help law firms to achieve their vision, goals and objectives cost-effectively.


Networking for Lawyers - Buy Pippa's Book Now

25 April 2017

Pippa's book "Networking for Lawyers - the Pocket Guide to building new business relationships" is an essential networking manual for all lawyers.

Read more about the book here or buy it now for £9.95 plus p+p 


Contract & Tender Management in Abu Dhabi

09 January 2012

Bill ran a successful training course in bu Dhabi just before Christmas for delegates from a subsidiary of the national petroleum company. The week long programme covered the essentials of contracts, procurement principles,  the tender initiation and evaluation process, and negotiation skills.

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