Date(s) - 27 Sep 2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Marina Mandarin Singapore


Marina Mandarin Singapore, by Meritus
6 Raffles Boulevard
Marina Square
Singapore 039594

Online Registration

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Please complete the registration form below and an acknowledgment will be sent to you by email. Each workshop will be hosted by a private practice law firm or a professional service provider. Places are strictly limited. If the event is full, your name will be placed on a waitlist.

Note: Registration for the In-House Congress is not open to private practice lawyers and non-co-hosting recruiters, due diligence companies and consultancies.

Event Agenda:

08.30 – 09.00  Registration

09.00 – 10.40 

Welcome Remarks by Patrick Dransfield, Publishing Director Asian-mena Counsel and Co-Director, In-House Community

“The Arrival of Litigation Finance in Singapore”, Tom Glasgow, Investment Manager (Asia), IMF Bentham

Followed by “The Path to Excellence” 
• How to benchmark the In-House Team’s evolution 
• What is the role of External Providers to assist the In-House Team along this path
A discussion with Stelios Moussis, General Counsel, Lazada Malaysia; Lynette Lim, Senior Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, Asia Pacific, Hilton; Stephen Hopkins, Partner, Eversheds Sutherland; Michael Lew, Founder, LegalComet; Chew Seng Kok, Managing Director, ZICO Holdings Inc.; and moderated by Patrick Dransfield, Publishing Director Asian-mena Counsel and Co-Director, In-House Community

10.40 – 11.10  Networking Coffee Break

11.10 – 12.30 Practice Area Workshop – Session A

  • Global Anti-Corruption Enforcement: Practical Guidance on how to Protect Your Company – Debevoise & Plimpton
  • International Arbitration and Enforcement of Awards in South East Asia: Issues and Pitfalls – Reed Smith
  • Privacy in the Workplace and HR Re-organization Post M&A or Post Closure – Russin & Vecchi

12.30 – 13.30  Lunch

13.30 – 14.50  Practice Area Workshop – Session B

  • Third Party Funding: Past, Present & Future – Clyde & Co Clasis Singapore
  • Multidisciplinary Platform (MDP) for alternative legal solutions in ASEAN – Creating a strategic partnership with GCs – ZICO 
    (Disaggregation of legal market, advances in technology and globalization requires a different collaborative model for the delivery of legal services for GCs which is more client centric, technology – enabled, process driven, knowledge management based and cost effective.)

14.50 – 15.10 Networking Coffee Break

15.10 – 16.30 Practice Area Workshop – Session C

  • Senior In-House Counsel: We know our challenges, we even know some of the solutions but how do we implement them today? – Eversheds Harry Elias LLP

16.30 Day Close and Prize Draw




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