Project Management Basics for Lawyers
Course Profile

Course Profile:

  • Are you aware of the benefits of adopting a project management approach in a legal environment?
  • Would you like to better manage your client matters using PM proven best practices?
  • Is your organization interested in implementing a project-based approach?

    The Project Management Basics Course for Lawyers provides balanced exposure to all the aspects of Project Management which include:

  • Nine key process areas
  • Project lifecycle phases
  • Essential soft skills
  • Project management tools and techniques
  • PM related technology and software

  • Course Objectives:

    Participants will focus on the following:

  • Identify key client constraints that will help them to plan and track the progress of a client matter
    • Create successful communication channels
    • Institute a team culture that will produce results for the individual as well as the firm
    • This course introduces the core concepts of project management as outlined in the Project Management Institute (PMI)'s PMBOK®.

    Course Description:

    Participants will:

  • Experience teamwork
  • Obtain insights into planning and managing their caseloads
  • Develop their personal project management style based on best practices
  • Receive feedback at key project milestones during the length of the course
  • In summary, we will provide the expertise and tools to:

  • Address planning/monitoring concerns
  • Resolve estimating/ billing/ reporting challenges
  • Ensure optimal communication and control
  • Manage risk
  • Course Benefits:

    Obtain practical insights into planning and implementing projects successfully!

    Participants may receive CLE credit for the successful completion of the course.

    Participants will receive PM Contact Hours / PDUs at the successful completion of the course.


    Lawyers of all levels, starting from summer interns, as well as paralegal, IT, HR, and secretarial staff

    Course Duration:

    Please check for location and schedule updates.


    If interested, please contact us at +91 9920394438 or +1 (718) 340-8465 or Seats are limited to maximize your learning experience.

    Instructor Profile:

    Anita Dhir, PMP®, President & CEO of Medhira Enterprises, :

    As Medhira’s lead consultant and learning solutions provider, Anita focuses on providing project management and operational best practices solutions for her clients based in USA, Europe, India, and Mauritius.

    She has over 19 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies where she has successfully planned and implemented strategic quality and project management initiatives such as project office, training, and process improvement for organizations to achieve SEI’s CMM, Levels 2 and 3. Anita has conducted over 500 plus workshops across the globe and shared her expertise with over 4000 students.

    Anita has recently published the "Complete CAPM/PMP® Exam Prep Kit" to assist candidates in their quest for PMI certification.

    Anita served on various PMI Chapter Boards between 1998 and 2008. She is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at NYU and has degrees in Computer Engineering and Physics. Anita can be reached at

    Contact us at:+1 (718) 340-8465 or +91 992 039 4438 or

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    Contact us at:+1 (718) 340-8465 or +91 992 039 4438 or

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