LSN's Operational Leaders in Legal conference 2013 – a great success
LSN's third Operational Leaders In Legal conference built on the success of last year, with a staggering 110 operational chiefs from some of the top legal firms meeting on 7 November 2013 to share knowledge, insight and challenges surrounding the industry, held at the Grange City Hotel in London.
Sponsored by Thomson Reuters Elite, LexisNexis, Barclays, BIPB Legal, Totum, D & B, Invest NI, Intelligent Office UK, BigHand.
OLIL 2013 saw COOs and other operational heads in law firms hear from 25 senior, experienced leaders in the industry, including:
- Peter Hickman, chief finance and operations officer, Linklaters
- Steve Poor, chair and managing partner, Seyfarth Shaw
- Abby Ewen, IT director, Berrymans Lace Mawer
- Amanda Burton, global chief operating officer, Clifford Chance
- Johnny Nichols,HR director, Bird & Bird
- Darren Mitchell, Chief operating officer, continental Europe, Hogan Lovellls
- Alison Laird, International director of implementation, DLA Piper
- Mark Dembovsky, chief executive, HowardKennnedyFsi
...and many more. Delegates hailed from 57 law firms, including Linklaters, White & Case, Wragge & co, Taylor Wessing, Shepherd and Wedderburn, Rouse & Co, Maples and Calder, King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin, Holman Fenwick Willan, Hogan Lovells, Irwin Mitchell, Herbert Smith Freehills, DLA Piper
James Huckle, Holman Fenwick Willan, said “Very good calibre of attendee, much the best of these sort of events I have attended. Also like the format and excellent use of technology, very enjoyable."
Chris Ake, Bevan Brittan, said “Really useful event that I would recommend to others facing the legal challenges today”
We covered everything from economics to pricing, project management to people management and a lot more beside.
For a full list of speakers, to download their presentations, and to see the photos that were take on the day, visit the event's webpage.
Download the OLIL 2013 agenda here.
The video coverage of the key panel discussion is now availble to view here! – more videos from the event in general, will be uploaded in the next few weeks on the LSN YouTube channel. Further details will be announced soon.