Delegation skills are important both for the lawyer and the firm. Work has to be carried out at the right level to ensure cost effectiveness. Senior lawyers need to develop the competence of their team and the practice area. This training session helps lawyers to improve their delegation skills.
Why are delegation skills a challenge for many lawyers?
This is a common challenge for lawyers at all levels including Associates and Partners. Here are some of the common reasons:
Objectives of the session
Successful delegation skills are fundamental to a motivated team. This workshop explores the individual lawyer’s style of delegating. It reviews a variety of ideas for developing delegation skills in the context of a time pressured day. The specific objectives for the session are:
This session can be delivered in any of the following formats:
Delegation skills based on personality
We will adapt this agenda to suit the needs of your firm and the participants. We can make it practice area specific or suited to a specific level of lawyers, whether they be partners or 3 to 4 years qualified.
Follow up support
Emails are sent to participants as a reminder of their action points. We find these are well received as even when lawyers like a session, they soon get distracted when they get back to their desks.
This session gets excellent feedback because it is very practical and based on real situations. Participants gain the following: