Upcoming Event: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – NYC Bar Association, Manhattan, New York: Alla Roytberg, Esq., Panelist – Starting Out Solo. A nuts and bolts program for new lawyers on law practice management skills and resources available through the City Bar. Aimed at an audience of recent graduates and attorneys who want to begin their careers in a solo or small firm environment. The discussion will cover topics related to: basics of small firm startup; marketing/networking/branding for solos/small practitioners; use of technology; client development, practice areas and ethics implications of running a small firm. The program will be followed by a networking reception. Click title for more information and to register.
Upcoming Event: Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. – NYC Bar Association, Manhattan, New York: CLE Luncheon: Alla Roytberg, Esq., Speaker – Pro Se Assistance and Unbundled Service for Solos and Small Firms. Learn how to provide potential clients with a “process options” consultation, construct a limited scope retainer agreement and act as a consulting attorney throughout the course of their case. Click the title for more information and to register.
Upcoming Event: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.: Business Networking International Dream Team Meeting, Queens, New York – The Business of Divorce. Alla Roytberg, Esq., Speaker. This presentation discusses how services provided by BNI members of various industries cater to the needs of divorcing and separating families.
Upcoming Event: Thursday, March 2, 2017 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. – New York City Bar Association, New York, New York: Writing for Lawyers: Publishing to Advance Your Career. Lara Traum will address practicing attorneys and discuss how writing can serve as an important professional development tool, suggest publication avenues for lawyers who wish to publish their written work, and potential ethical issues that may arise.
Upcoming Event: Monday, February 27, 2017 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. – Fordham Law School, New York, New York: New York City Bar Association Panel. Alla Roytberg will address the Fordham Law School community on a panel hosted by the New York City Bar Association, discussing her 25-year journey from admission to the bar after graduation from Fordham Law School in 1991 to small law firm ownership and practice.
Upcoming Event: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. – 42 West 44th Street, New York, New York: Law and Mediation: Attorneys as Problem Solvers. Lara Traum, Attorney and Mediator, is a Panelist Speaker at this event presented by the NYC Bar. The Panel shares their career paths and demonstrates how attorneys can have careers in mediation, or some mediation in their careers. Over the past few decades, mediation has become ingrained into our legal culture. Attorneys in all areas – bankruptcy, family, commercial, criminal – are likely to find themselves engaging with some form of mediation. The field’s growth has created new opportunities for conflict resolution experts in governments, schools, non-profit organizations and private firms.
Upcoming Event: December 8, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. – New York, New York: Alla Roytberg, Esq. – CLE Luncheon Seminar at the NYC Bar Association – “Pro Se Assistance and Unbundled Service for Solos and Small Firms”. Alla is a featured speaker at this seminar that will teach lawyers how to tailor their practice to fit the needs of clients who want to hire an attorney to assist with specific elements of a case, but not the entire case, such as legal document preparation, document review, advice and, where permitted by law, limited scope court appearances. Attorneys will learn how to provide potential clients with a “process options’” consultation, construct a limited scope retainer agreement and act as a consulting attorney throughout the course of their case.
We had a blast at the Celebrate Winter event in Forest Hills! Thank you to everyone for your support!
Let’s Celebrate Winter! Upcoming Event in Forest Hills: Monday, November 28th from 5:00-8:00 pm – We invite family, friends and guests to visit us at our table to Welcome in the Winter Season! Our Firm is delighted to co-sponsor the event with other area businesses to connect with our community. Join us for Fun, Live Music, Give-Aways and Holiday Treats. (Free Admission) Location: 71st Road between Austin Street & Queens Blvd. Come One, Come All!
Upcoming Event: November 8, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. – Queens, New York: Alla Roytberg, Esq. – Presentation to Business Networking International – “Divorce Process Options in New York”. Alla will present an overview of choices faced by families involved in a separation and divorce in New York, including choice of courts for different cases, divorce mediation, collaborative divorce, contested and litigated divorce for high net worth families, and how people of moderate means can use partial legal help to represent themselves and finish their own divorce.
Upcoming Event: Monday, November 7, 2016 – New York, NY: Engagement at the Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution’s Jed. D. Melnick Symposium “The Pound Conferences: Where do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?” from 9am to 6pm at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Lara Traum will be an integral part of an elite group of speakers. Together with Brian Farkas, Lara will be introducing the Symposium with a discussion of Pound Conferences 1 and 2, launching the day’s discourse about the meaning and relevance of the three Pound Conferences, the design of new dispute resolution processes, new trends in the quantitative study of ADR, and how new technologies may impact traditional ADR processes.
Upcoming Event: November 1, 2016 – 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. – New York, New York: HNBA-New York Region invites you to: Careers in Mediation: A Spectrum – Alla Roytberg, Esq. is a featured guest speaker on a panel regarding family and divorce mediation. If you want to learn how to become a mediator, this interactive panel is open to law students, recent graduates and lawyers. Generously sponsored and hosted by JAMS. Location: 620 Eighth Avenue, 34th Floor, New York Times Building, New York, NY 10018. RSVP By 10/28/16 to Ohemai Addai at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming Event: October 22-25, 2015 – Reston, Virginia: the Academy of Professional Family Mediators Annual Conference: Selling Peace in an Adversarial World, Alla Roytberg, P.C. will be presenting a workshop: Diversity and Cultural Sensitivity in Mediation – Add Multi-Cultural Mediation to Your Tool Box”, Alla Roytberg, The Law Firm and Mediation Practice of Alla Roytberg, P.C. and Lara Traum, Benjamin N. Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution.
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Upcoming Event: Monday, October 19, 2015 – New York, NY: Engagement at the Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution’s Jed D. Melnick Symposium “All in the Family: Intimate Parties, Intimate Issues and ADR” from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.
Alla Roytberg, P.C. will be an integral part of an elite group of speakers encompassing topics focusing on: changing laws around same-sex marriage, the role of mediation for same-sex couples, the role of children in mediation, ethical and practice issues for divorce mediation training, ADR processes and how they relate to domestic violence, cultural and religious tensions, among other relevant issues.
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