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LAWBIZ® EXPERT RENEWED AS PROVIDER FOR LEGAL EDUCATION

Ed Poll Was Renewed as an Approved Provider of Education for California Lawyers

Venice, Calif. September 13, 2007 – California-based law practice management expert and lawyer Edward Poll was once again approved as a provider of education for lawyers licensed by the State of California for the term of September 1, 2007 to December 31, 2010.

Ed brings to lawyers a new and enhanced appreciation for the The Business of Law® and its impact on improving lawyer-client relations. Thousands of lawyers have benefitted from Ed’s teaching over the years. The provider status granted by The State Bar of California recognizes Ed’s contribution to the education of California lawyers.

Ed is a nationally recognized coach, law firm consultant, and author. Principal of LawBiz® Management Company, he advises law firms and their leaders on practice management, business development, and financial matters. Ed has practiced law for more than 25 years, was the chief executive officer and chief operating officer of several manufacturing businesses, and has been a consultant to small and large law firms for 15 years. Ed is also the immediate past President of the Greater Los Angeles chapter of the National Speakers Association, recent chairperson, and current advisor to the Law Practice Management and Technology Section of the State Bar of California, and an active member of the American Bar Association.

ABOUT ED POLL

The LawBiz® Expert Ed Poll, J.D., M.B.A, CMC, is a nationally recognized LawBiz® coach, law firm management consultant, and author. He practiced law on all sides of the table for twenty-five years—as a corporate general counsel, government prosecutor, sole practitioner, partner, and law firm chief operating officer. He is admitted to the California Bar, and has been a member in good standing for over forty years. He is the author of “The Coach’s Corner” column in Massachusetts Lawyer’s Weekly and the author of the following books: Business Competency for Lawyers: A LawBiz® Management Special Report; Selling Your Law Practice: The Profitable Exit Strategy; Collecting Your Fee: Getting Paid from Intake to Invoice; Attorney & Law Firm Guide to The Business of Law: Planning and Operating for Survival and Growth, Second Edition; Secrets of the Business of Law: Successful Practices for Increasing Your Profits!; The Profitable Law Office Handbook: Attorney’s Guide to Successful Business Planning.