Is working as an inhouse LNC at a law firm right for you? How can you create the most value for your skills? What are the pros and cons of this fast-paced role? An experienced LNC employed by a prestigious plaintiff law firm shares her knowledge on how to maximize the role of the inhouse LNC. You will learn how to:
- most effectively look for and secure a job working in a law firm.
- differentiate your role from that of a paralegal.
- make yourself invaluable to the attorneys.
- expand upon the rewards and challenges of this role.
Beth Zorn works as an inhouse LNC for a plaintiff personal injury firm.
Inhouse LNC Presenter
Elizabeth K. Zorn, RN, BSN, LNCC attended Vassar College from 1972 to 1974 and earned a BSN with high honors from the University of Rochester in 1976. After graduation, she worked for two years in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Since 1995, she has worked as an inhouse LNC at Faraci Lange, a plaintiff law firm in Rochester, New York, specializing in medical malpractice, products liability, toxic tort and other personal injury matters.
Beth is a member of the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants (AALNC), Rochester Legal Nurses Network (RLNN) and the Monroe County Bar Association. Beth is past president of AALNC.
Moderator: Patricia Iyer, who has 28 years of experience as a legal nurse consultant.
The Path to Legal Nurse Consulting: The Collective Wisdom of Successful Legal Nurse Consultants, Second Edition
2016, Softcover, 318 pages
Wherever you are on the path to legal nurse consulting career, you will benefit from these inspiring stories from successful LNCs. In this new second edition, Patricia Iyer tapped the expertise of her colleagues to bring you wit, wisdom, and lessons learned. The 42 chapters include updated chapters as well as 16 brand new chapters written by legal nurse consultants who are independents, expert witnesses and in-house consultants. The book is chock full of advice, encouragement, and humor.
You will also enjoy the expanded introductory chapter: “You know you are an LNC when. . .” and the all new chapter, “If I were to do it all over…” filled with advice from LNCs who define what they would have done differently. Learn from their wisdom; avoid expensive mistakes.
Who will find this book essential:
- Nurses considering starting a legal nurse consulting career
- Nurses in an LNC educational program
- Faculty teaching in an LNC program
- Inexperienced and experienced LNCs alike
What you will learn:
- How to get started as an LNC – and why there is not just one way
- How to draw strength from mentors
- How to strengthen and expand your practice
- How to overcome challenges in marketing
- and much more
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