People issues in times of turbulence and change
Date & Time
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 10:45 AM - 11:35 AM
Robert Legh Shawn McReynolds Geert Potjewijd Melinda Wallman
Shifting client expectations and increased competitive pressures from the global players are amongst the challenges that independent law firms are faced with. But, how do you keep the firm together during disparate performance?  This panel will look at the challenges and the strategic choices firms are making today that will shape them for years to come. 
  • Culture, morale and pay: the interrelationship
  • Diversity and inclusion: the challenges
  • Feedback, mentoring and assessment

Moderator: Shawn McReynolds, Managing Partner, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg, Canada
Robert Legh, Chairman and Senior Partner, Bowmans, South Africa  
Geert Potjewijd, Managing Partner, De Brauw, Holland
Alex Saleh, Partner & Head of Private Equity, Al Tamimi & Co, Kuwait ​​​​​​​
Melinda Wallman, Founder and Managing Director, XX Advantage, UK