Covers the fundamentals of law office organization and management. Subjects covered include basic principles and structure of the management of legal services, personnel and human resources, marketing issues, and management information systems topics such as timekeeping, accounting, administration, and cost-benefit analysis of specialized practice areas of the law. Emphasis on efficient and effective law practice organization through the optimum use of human and technical resources. One class hour.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of PLS 271, 272, or permission of program director.
Course Offered Summer only
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Fall Semester 2014
Spring Semester 2015