LAIPLA meets the needs of our small firms and IP Solo Practitioners
Through our Small Firm Outreach Committee, we offer low or no cost events and luncheons that appeal to business and professional concerns of our colleagues and clients. We present and hold expert discussions on a wide range of topics including effective networking, law firm management, legal technology, business and ethical considerations of law firms and attorneys, and specific issues of interest to the IP community. In addition, we offer social happy hours, both in downtown and the West Side. We provide at least three-four MCLE and networking events a year for our diverse membership.
Past events have included:
Panel discussion for Strategies in Fee Sharing for Small Firms
Best Practices: Ownership and Business Models for Small Firms and Solo Practitioners
Cybersecurity and Ethical Issues for Solo Practitioners
Proven Networking Strategies to Maximize Business Development
Using Social Media to Build Your Law Practice
Business Development – Creating, Cultivating, and Maintaining Relationships that Generate IP Work
California Bar Fingerprinting Happy Hour
LAIPLA also provides Discounted Firm Membership rates for Small Firms
If you are a Small Firm (defined as having under 25 attorneys in all offices) your firm can join as Member Firm at a discounted rate, providing the following benefits to your firm and attorneys:
Add your firm’s name to our Member Firms and Companies page. Sign up as a Member Firm today!
State Bar of California approved MCLE provider
The Los Angeles Intellectual Property Law Association is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider (#2083). LAIPLA maintain copies of the MCLE sign-in sheets for a period not to exceed five (5) years. While LAIPLA provides Certificates of Attendance to each Attendee, it is the Attendee’s responsibility to verify his/her attendance at the Seminar by signing the LAIPLA’s MCLE sign-in sheet for each day of seminar attendance.