Attorney Professional Development, Professional Legal Management
4 Year Degree
Assist the Director, Attorney Development & Training with CLE administration, special projects and other professional development programs.
Serve as a primary CLE contact for the firm, including notifying attorneys of upcoming deadlines, communicating rule changes, and assisting with extension/modification requests and other CLE items as needed.
Keep abreast of attorney CLE requirements and work with the Director, Specialist, training faculty and global PD contacts to ensure that programs comply with applicable CLE requirements.
Coordinate weekly internal and external training programs.
Work with the Director and Professional Development Committee to develop, implement and assess the firm’s training programs.
Support the Director, Professional Development Committee, Attorney Programs and Resources Team and US office contacts to create and execute initiatives and programs that promote attorney engagement and development.
Work with the Attorney Programs and Resources Team and global contacts to implement new associate orientation and mentoring programs.
Maintain CLE tracking database, including data input and distributing CLE certificates.
Maintain the firm’s training website, including posting programs, relevant announcements, updates, etc.
Assist with special projects and collaborate with other firm departments as needed.
Any other responsibilities or special projects as assigned by management.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
3+ years’ experience supporting and assisting with professional development programs for lawyers preferred.
Strong understanding of CLE administration.
Excellent writing, communication, and interpersonal skills.
A demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple projects with attention to detail.
A demonstrated ability and strong desire to work as part of a team in a demanding, client-centered legal services environment.
Bachelors degree or equivalent work and educational experience.
Founded in 1931, Weil has been a preeminent provider of legal services for more than 80 years. Widely recognized by those covering the legal profession as best in class, Weil’s lawyers regularly advise clients globally on their most complex Litigation, Corporate, Restructuring, and Tax and Benefits matters. With 20 offices worldwide – 9 in the United States and 11 outside the United States – Weil ...has been a pioneer in establishing a geographic footprint that has allowed the Firm to partner with clients wherever they do business.