|Jason and Saar at the California Solo & Small Firm Summit|
Jason Cohn and Saar Swartzon, the Orange County personal injury lawyers at Cohn & Swartzon, P.C., served as speakers at the State Bar's California Solo & Small Firm Summit. The summit was held from June 19-21, 2014 at Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa. Attorneys Cohn and Swartzon presented two sessions titled "The Business of Law" and "Anatomy of Personal Injury Case." Each of these sessions is worth a 1.0 general MCLE hour.
The summit—which is geared toward solo and small-firm law practitioners and their office staff—provides attendees with legal education classes, networking events and more. Those who take the courses can earn up to 10 hours of minimum continuing legal education (MCLE) credit. In the session titled "The Business of Law," Attorneys Cohn and Swartzon talked about what it takes to successfully run a solo law practice or small law firm as a business. They touched on topics such as creating the mission statement, dealing with financial internal processes, establishing the firm's culture, marketing, networking, etc.
They also advised attendees of the business pitfalls they should avoid. This session was held on Thursday, June 19 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. In the session titled "Anatomy of Personal Injury Case," Attorneys Cohn and Swartzon covered the various aspects of handling a personal injury case, from client screening to litigation. This session was particularly geared toward law practitioners who are not experienced in the field of personal injury law but who have an interest in this area. This session took place on Friday, June 20 from 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Attorneys Cohn and Swartzon are two highly qualified personal injury attorneys who have been successful in securing more than $50 million in settlements in verdicts throughout their careers. Because of their high level of legal skill and respect among their professional peers, they have earned numerous honors. Some of these honors include membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®, selection for the 2014 Super Lawyers® list, AV® Ratings from Martindale-Hubbell® and Avvo Ratings of 10.0 Superb.
Contact Cohn & Swartzon, P.C. for a skilled personal injury attorney who can help you pursue fair compensation after you are wrongfully injured. We offer free initial consultations!