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WHITE AND YELLOW BELT CERTIFICATION OPEN ENROLLMENT / PUBLIC COURSES

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Anyone can attend any program; there is no prerequisite to participate in a Yellow Belt certification course. Table team registrants receive a complimentary, preparatory call with a Legal Lean Sigma Institute faculty member to select the attendees and/or a process to use during the workshop components of the course. All others will be assigned to a table team.

The majority of the Legal Lean Sigma Institute’s courses, workshops, and programs are privately delivered for teams in law firms, legal departments, and other organizations focused on professional services, We work with our clients in advance of each engagement to tailor  and co-design them for success. Please contact us about courses, keynotes, retreats, tailored workshops, client events and other programs.

2020 Course Schedule

  • March 18 & 19 – Yellow Belt Certification Course – New York City – Host Firm: Morgan Lewis, 101 Park Avenue
  • April 21 – White Belt Certification Course – Washington, DC – Host Firm: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K. Street NW
  • May 7 & 8 – Project Planning Workshop / Pathway to Green Belt Candidacy – Salt Lake City – in collaboration with the Association of Legal Administrators. Register with the ALA here  
  • May – Programs TBD – London
  • June 23 & 24 – Yellow Belt Certification Course – Dallas – Host Firm: Akin Gump, 2300 N. Field Street
  • August 13 & 14 – Yellow Belt Certification Course – New Orleans – Host Firm: Kean Miller LLP, 909 Poydras Street
  • September – Sydney, TBD
  • November – White Belt Certification Course – Chicago – DATE/LOCATION TBA

Standard registration fees in USD

White Belt Course – 1 day         Individual – $995       Team/Table up to 6 – $5,975

Yellow Belt Course – 2 days     Individual – $1995     Team/Table up to 6 – $11,595

 


  • NY Yellow Belt
    March 18, 2020 - March 19, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

NYC March 18 & 19 – Legal Lean Sigma Process Improvement and Project Management Yellow Belt Certification Course PI – PM Yellow Belt Agenda NYC Please note: there is no prerequisite to attend the Yellow Belt. All are welcome. This Legal Lean Sigma® course includes lectures, exercises, simulations, videos, discussions, group work, and demonstrations covering Read More


  • DC White Belt 4.21.20
    April 21, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • DC White Belt 4.21.20
    April 21, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The White Belt is designed to be a high-level introduction to key process improvement methodologies, especially Lean and Six Sigma. and the stages or project management. This Legal Lean Sigma® course includes lectures, exercises, simulations, videos, discussions, group work, and demonstrations covering key Process Improvement methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma) and Project Management, tools, and concepts, Read More

Event Phone: 857-272-5695


  • Dallas Yellow Belt
    June 23, 2020 - June 24, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE: THERE IS NO PREREQUISITE TO ATTEND THE YELLOW BELT. ALL ARE WELCOME. This Legal Lean Sigma® course includes lectures, exercises, simulations, videos, discussions, group work, and demonstrations covering key Process Improvement methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma) and Project Management, tools, and concepts, with many examples and case studies from law firms and legal departments. Read More

Event Phone: 857-272-5695


  • NoLA Yellow Belt
    August 13, 2020 - August 14, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE: THERE IS NO PREREQUISITE TO ATTEND THE YELLOW BELT. ALL ARE WELCOME. This Legal Lean Sigma® course includes lectures, exercises, simulations, videos, discussions, group work, and demonstrations covering key Process Improvement methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma) and Project Management, tools, and concepts, with many examples and case studies from law firms and legal departments. Read More

Legal Lean Sigma Institute in TWO "Best Of" Categories

The Legal Lean Sigma Institute is proud to be recognized in the 2019 National Law Journal “Best Of” new Management Consulting/Strategic Planning category. LLSI has also been named to Legal Times “Best Of” in the Lawyer/Law Firm Business Development Training and Coaching category in 2018, 2017, and 2016.

White Belt

Participation in a one day course that is designed to be a high level introduction to Lean, Six Sigma and Legal Project Management. Learning objectives are geared toward participants gaining familiarity with the vocabulary, concepts, and some of the tools most commonly used in PI and PM.

Yellow Belt

Participation in a two day, more intensive course that is designed for participants to be able to understand and employ Lean, Six Sigma and Legal Project Management vocabulary, methodologies, and tools. A White Belt is NOT a prerequisite.

Green Belt

Requires a Yellow Belt plus the successful completion of an approved project and other certification requirements.

Black Belt

Requires a Yellow and Green Belt plus completion of a dozen or more approved projects and other certification requirements (workshops, distance learning). For those committed to a career as a process improvement practitioner.

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