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2014 Primerus Consumer Law Institute Spring Conference

April 9, 2014 - April 13, 2014

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PCLI Spring Conference

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Why you should attend:

  • The opportunity to meet and network with your Primerus Peers
  • A forum to create long-lasting friendships
  • Substantive Programming and Continuing Legal Education Credits (pending approval)
  • Special programming with three incredible speakers
  • The opportunity to visit the exciting and culture rich city of New Orleans, LA
  • World Class Accommodations
  • Enjoyable leisure activities

Event Speakers:  

  • Diane Wiley is a founder of NJP Litigation Consulting. As a pioneer in the field of trial  consulting, she began her work in 1973. She is known for her creative approach to conducting mock trials, assisting with jury selection and working with attorneys to develop voir dire and trial strategies.
    Ms. Wiley consults on complex commercial cases, intellectual property, criminal defense, plaintiff’s personal injury, employment, product liability, medical and professional negligence, defamation, premises, auto litigation and civil rights. She is a nationally-known speaker who regularly lectures at seminars and conferences on trial communication issues.
    Recently Diane was featured as the author of “Keeping the Jurors in Mind: Jury Research, Jury Selection, Themes and Comprehension,” Patricia Iyer (Editor), Nursing Malpractice, Third Edition, 2007, available from She has also provided expert testimony for more than 60 change of venue motions. Diane’s motto is “no case is too big or too small.”
  • Tom Foster is the founder and owner of Foster Web Marketing, not to mention the creator of DSS (Dynamic Self-Syndication), a powerful and highly effective online application that  allows clients to update every aspect of their websites. Tom is a nationally recognized author and Internet marketing expert.  He is the author of Twitter for Attorneys, The 5 Biggest Mistakes 99% of Lawyers Make With Their Websites and How Smart Lawyers are Using Video on the Web to Get More Cases Without Breaking the Bank, as well as the co-author of the bestselling book, Shift Happens: America’s Premier Experts Reveal Their Biggest Secrets to Help You Thrive in the New Economy. Tom has been featured on numerous television stations, including affiliates of CBS, NBC, ABC and FOX.
    Tom entered the world of technology initially to focus on sales and marketing in 1991 after serving a six-year tour in the Marines.  The USMC is where he learned his initial technology skills while being stationed in Top Secret Military Communications Centers around the world.  After dedicated service to his country, Tom’s goal was to break into an industry with big growth potential.  Retail software was the biggest thing going and large-scale distribution was on the horizon.  Tom jumped on the opportunity and was distributing software solutions to retail chains such as Best Buy and CompUSA, where he was able to polish his business and sales skills with executives in the corporate world.
    After many successful years in the software technology business, Tom wisely recognized the future of the Internet and decided to go out and start his own Web design company.  Foster Web Marketing was launched and quickly gained national recognition.
    As a speaker, Tom has provided a wealth of information and knowledge on web marketing for attorneys. His presentations have been eye-opening, advantageous, and incredibly valuable to those who attend. They have been described as “Intense, packed with information, and fun!” and clients have even gone so far as to say “REQUIRE attorneys to sit in on this!”
  • Danielle Ruderman is the Director of Research and Development at Foster Web Marketing.  She has been with Foster Web Marketing since early 2007. She oversees the client services divisions for FWM, including the SEO, content, video, website and DSS development teams.
    Danielle also speaks at national conferences with Tom Foster about attorney and doctor marketing, runs the DSS User Group, and provides creative account management oversight for our major clients.  You’ll also find her posting in the DSS Forum and on the DSS Facebook page and the DSS Twitter feed!
    Danielle has received nothing but the highest praise for her ability to speak knowledgeably to a room full of attorneys or doctors, and keep them interested! When asked to describe their experience at Danielle’s presentation for the recent Foster Web Marketing Boot camp, clients said, “I was interested the whole time. There wasn’t a moment that I didn’t want to listen. You really provided excellent information.”


  • Start: April 9, 2014
  • End: April 13, 2014


     Windsor Court Hotel 
    300 Gravier Street New Orleans, LA 70130 United States