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Legal Lean Sigma® and Project Management
It's not just about doing more with less. . .
It's about doing the right things and doing them right.


LLSI_bullet.jpg White Belt Certification in Legal Lean Sigma & Project Management November 11 - ChicagoDetails and registration click here.

LLSI_bullet.jpg Yellow Belt Certification in Legal Lean Sigma & Project Management  October 6 & 7 - Toronto

REGISTRATION OPEN - Space is limited. Thanks to Dentons Canada for hosting.  Registration for this 2 day course is by table (up to 7 participants) for one fee: US $7500.

Update: 1 table is reserved for INDIVIDUALS - $1500 Fee - Register today

.Sample Agendas for White and Yellow Belt Certification Courses

Authored by Catherine Alman MacDonagh, JD, this is the first report of its kind to provide in-depth strategic and tactical guidance on the application of Lean and Six Sigma in law firms, the different approaches firms are taking, where to get started, and case studies highlighting the results have been for those who have already implemented it.  
CLICK HERE for a sample chapter, summary, and the Foreword by Thomas L. Sager, DuPont Legal.

LLSI_bullet.jpg About the Legal Lean Sigma Institute

With our specific focus on the legal profession, we are uniquely capable of:

  • Advising law firms and legal departments that are interested in developing or improving their process improvement and project management structures
  • Leading and/or supporting process improvement projects, and
  • Teaching and certifying candidates in process improvement and project management. 

We provide consulting services and present the first and only combined process improvement and project management certification courses designed specifically for the legal profession to lawyers and other practitioners, business professionals, and senior management in the legal space.

Process improvement and project management. 
Consulting, certification courses, and programs. 

Do you know how much effort it really takes to DO and DELIVER your work? All processes, whether legal or business, benefit from combining PI + PM.



Struggling with strategic pricing, AFAs and hourly billing? 


                 Do you want to stop fighting over the value of legal spend? 
                                Are you looking for budget reliability?
                           Are you ready to change the conversation?

 LLSI_bullet.jpg Complimentary Resources
Overview of Legal Lean Sigma®

Legal Lean Sigma: Three Approaches to Process Improvement

Articles in News & Resources Edit Link

Process Improvement in a Changing Legal Landscape
Legal Lean Sigma and Project Management for Legal Departments
Three Approaches to PI by Law Firms 
Top Processes to Improve - LLSI Survey Results 

LLSI_bullet.jpg Why Process Improvement?
Today's law firm and law department professionals are faced with new challenges and opportunities to help their firms and departments maximize efficiencies. They must develop and employ strategies and tactics based on the client perspective and reconnect legal costs to the value received.

LLSI_bullet.jpg What We Offer
The Legal Lean Sigma Institute provides education, tools and consulting support to take you and your organization to a new level of excellence.

In fact, Legal Lean Sigma® programs are the first to be designed exclusively for the legal profession. You don't have to spend your time and energy bridging concepts - we did it for you. We use relevant case studies, examples, and success stories from law firms and legal departments so that you can learn about Six Sigma, Lean and how to manage process improvement projects in the context of what is most important to you.  We also provide advisory, facilitation and project support services by tailoring each engagement to the unique needs of every client.

LLSI_bullet.jpg Connection: Process Improvement and Project Management

Process Improvement 
helps us determine the best way to carry out a certain kind of work to achieve:                        
-Excellent quality of work and service
-High probability of successful outcomes

Project Management 
is a role and set of skills that ensures that, for a particular engagement, we:

-Use our "best process" appropriately
-Actively manage schedules, staff, and deliverables throughout the matter

Comparison of Skill Levels (the Belts)


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