Date(s) - 30 Jun 2020
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
“Law Firm leaders know that their clients are demanding Change. But change what? The legal industry urgently requires guidance from senior In-House counsel.”
– Paul Smith
An In-House CommunityTM Webinar featuring a spirited ‘live’ discussion with:
- Paul Smith, Head of Professional Services at Calls9, and former Global Chairman of Eversheds-Sutherland. Author and Legal Innovator
- Rebecca Hong, Managing Counsel, Greater Asia Region, Intel Semiconductor (US)
- Stephen Revell, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Law Firm Management Committee, IBA – Officer
- Adam Roney, Founder and CEO of Calls9. Originally trained as a commercial solicitor at Eversheds Sutherland
- Carina Wessels, Executive: Governance, Legal & Compliance at Alexander Forbes, Advocate of the High Court of South Africa
Introduced by Patrick Dransfield, Co-Director, In-House Community
Exclusive to webinar registrants, “Beyond Black Swan” features candid post COVID-19, data from over 60 In-House counsel who answer in depth what YOU NEED TO SURVIVE in the following areas:
- Effective Crisis Management
- Fees & Billing
- Focused, Succinct Advice
- Efficiency & Technology
- Trust & Partnership
- Corporate Social Responsibility
AND…. What specific SERVICES clients are looking to hire law firms for NOW.
”The Black Swan Alert” is an excellent and thoughtful article offering law firm senior partners tips to survive the Coronavirus Black Swan event. This multi-faceted prescription is summed up by the assertion that ‘Clients will increasingly become customers and will buy their services in a way that they buy other services in their lives” Mark Cohen, Legal Mosaic / Forbes
“Law Firm Crisis Management High Light: “As the global pandemic continues to affect industries, Paul Smith, former Chairman of Eversheds-Sutherland, provides steps that can be taken now to make law firms better prepared for the future.” Richard Levick, Chairman & CEO of LEVICK
“I read the Black Swan Alert article with great interest. Your comments – and your emphasis on empathy and ‘people first’ – really resonated with me.” Julian Lambert, CXINLAW
The webinar will be interactive, with the speakers taking questions and comments throughout.
Attendee Fee: US$ 49, including certificate of attendance and a video copy of the webinar.
When: Tuesday June 30, 2020 at 4.00pm China/HK time
|Paul Smith is Head of Professional Services at Calls9, Author and Legal Innovator. He was formerly Global Chairman of Eversheds-Sutherland, and led the firm’s global client strategy winning many global mandates.|
|Rebecca Hong, Managing Counsel, Greater Asia Region, Intel Semiconductor (US) LLC. She has spent her private practice years at Linklaters, Simmons & Simmons and Allen & Gledhill.|
|Stephen Revell, Freshfields, Law Firm Management Committee, IBA – Officer. He specialises in M&A, and debt and equity securities offerings.|
|Adam Roney is the Founder and CEO of Calls9. Originally trained as a commercial solicitor at Eversheds Sutherland.|
|Carina Wessels, Executive: Governance, Legal and Compliance at Alexander Forbes. Advocate of the High Court of South Africa.|
|Patrick Dransfield, Director, In-House Community. with twenty-two years of experience working in the legal industry.|
The spaces are limited. To register to attend this webinar, go to https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3850115194498207756
or email Wendy.Chan@inhousecommunity.com for further information.