Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Cardozo School of Law

PLI President Anita Shapiro sat down for a special edition of PD Insider with longtime colleague Burt Lipshie, a renowned member of the Professional Development community in New York and beyond. In his illustrious career, Burt has impacted countless attorneys and PD professionals through his work at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, where he now serves as Senior Counsel, and Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where he is the Professor of Practice and Director of Advocacy Skills Training. In their candid conversation, Burt and Anita discuss the history of professional development, the PDC, and how lawyering has evolved during his career.

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Craig Miller, Esq.

Craig Miller is PLI’s Senior Vice President for Membership and Accreditation. He leads the customer-facing teams at PLI and is responsible for product strategy and accreditation. Prior to joining PLI in 2017, Craig held leadership positions at ProQuest and Thomson Reuters.

Tammie Garner

Tammie Garner, Director of Professional Development at Jackson Lewis, visits PD Insider to review successful strategies for designing and implementing effective training programs. Tammie sat down with Craig Miller to walk through the theory and practice behind creating level-based curriculum meaningful for attorneys at all stages of their careers.

H. Sandra Bang

H. Sandra Bang, the Chief Diversity and Talent Strategy Officer at Shearman & Sterling, returns to PD Insider for the second installment in her two-part interview. During her conversation with Craig Miller, Sandra shares her expert insights on working with firm leadership to ensure executive buy-in for professional development initiatives.

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