Düsseldorf/Hilden. Legal innovation company smartvokat proudly announces its global accreditation as an Accredited Training Provider for the International Institute of Legal Project Management (IILPM). It will join a group of 15 ATPs in 13 countries, including major jurisdictions such as USA, UK, Germany, Spain, Canada, Australia and Russia. The accreditation will entitle smartvokat to offer certification trainings (online and offline) for the Legal Project AssociateTM (LPA) and Legal Project PractitionerTM (LPP).
smartvokat’s Ignaz Füsgen has also been appointed to the IILPM’s Global Advisory Council (GAC) as a Councillor.
Julien Weiler, Managing Director at smartvokat, comments, “Legal Project Management has become the new norm for managing legal matters and legal operations. Contributing our share to the promotion of standards set by the IILPM corresponds with our understanding as legal innovator.”
Todd Hutchison, Chairman at IILPM, points out the reach of the network, “The IILPM approach has always focused on creating an international platform with like-minded organisations, such as smartvokat, striving to improve legal practice through legal project management. We are glad to welcome smartvokat to strengthen our German base beyond out initial entity Moog Rechtsanwälte with accredited trainer Harald Evers.”