Rising demand of in house legal departments to align with the wider business and become more business savvy have driven many General Counsel to explore the new realm of legal operations. As many begin to roll out new roles, initiatives and units dedicated to this area, we take a look at the smart strategies for building a legal operations team from the ground up and lessons learnt along the way. Lean the key areas to focus on from financial management, human resources, analytics and data and which strategies yield the optimum results for the legal department.
Moderator: Kassi Burns, VP of Legal Professional Services - Cobra Legal
Alexia Maas, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Volvo Financial Services
Carolyn McNerney, Director & Associate General Counsel, LG
Lauren Fisher, Chief Legal Officer - Vox Media Inc.
Laurie Ehrlich, Associate General Counsel, Head of Legal Operations, Cognizant