Business Continuity and Emergency Planning for Law Offices – Be Ready for the Unexpected?
Whether it’s a fire, flood, or ice storm, any number of threats can cause an unexpected business disruption. This interactive workshop will include
An overview of Continuity Planning for a Legal Practice: how to prepare for the greatest number of contingencies … best planning and strategic practices … how to develop your plan and overcome the various challenges you’ll face … what you should put in your plan … how to practice, sustain, and update procedures for a continuity plan that endures over time.
How to gain support for your plan: the key to getting executive support … how to gain cooperation from other departments … what information you need from other departments and how to get it fast … how to get consultants to serve you better … how to best utilize your team to develop practical plan content.
How to identify critical employees and services that will be your first priority in an emergency: which people are key to your operations and what to do if you need to replace them … how to prioritize your services to your clients and help ensure continuance of key procedures … how to back-up key services … how to resume your services as quickly as possible when faced with disruptive incidents.
A structured approach that’s clear, fast, and easy-to-follow: a clear-cut outline for each key area you should include in your plan … “how-to” instructions from start to finish … a rundown of the biggest mistakes to avoid … fast tips and time-savers from veteran emergency and continuity planners … a rundown of often-overlooked ideas you won’t want to miss.