Why We Decided to Become Certified Legal Project Managers

    View Author February 2011

    Squire Sanders partners and Project Management Committee co-chairs Stacy D. Ballin and Mitchell S. Thompson published an article on National Law Review regarding their decision to become certified legal project managers. Ballin and Thompson are taking this six-month distance learning course as part of Squire Sanders’ Partnering for Worldwide Value® initiative, which employs new processes, tools and creative approaches to maximize the value of services provided to clients. The certification course will cover the eight key issues that lawyers must understand in order to be effective project managers and require application of these project management concepts to actual legal matters. The course will also address the most efficient ways to make project management information and tools accessible to all members of Squire Sanders’ global legal practice.

    Read the full story on why we decided to become certified legal project managers on the National Law Review website.