Creating Relationships and Building Rapport, “The Truth and Tips About Finding a Legal Job”

The Career Services Department, SBA and Corporate and Business Law Society

invite you to a “Lunch and Learn” featuring

William J. Flannery, J.D.

“Bill” Flannery is one of the country’s foremost legal consultants in the area of client development and relationship building.


Employers hire candidates who understands their practice and its unique challenges.

Competing on credentials alone rarely generates a job offer.


Employers seek candidates who they like and trust. 

Building rapport is key to finding the “right” job and succeeding in it!

Bill’s presentation will be conducted on April 19th from 12:00—1:30 in Room 550 . 

Lunch will be provided (not pizza). 1 hour of CPE credit has been approved for the event.

Please RSVP on Symplicity or e-mail us at

Bill’s Biography

William “Bill” Flannery is the Country’s foremost expert on law firm business development and sales and his WJF Institute in Austin, Texas has hosted partners from many of country’s most well-respected law firms.  The WJF Institute’s primary focus is client development and client relationship management, law firm marketing and marketing support programs.  The WJF Institute also trains lawyers and provides related consulting services in substantive legal skills, law firm management and leadership.  In addition to his work with the WJF Institute, Bill has been a member of the ABA’s Law School Curriculum Committee and lectured in law schools, graduate and undergraduate schools in the United States and overseas on strategic planning, technology and marketing.  Bill has published numerous articles on marketing, technology and law firm management in law journals and legal publications.  More information on Bill and the WJF Institute can be found at