Legalweek

FEBRUARY 5, 2020 | NEW YORK HILTON MIDTOWN
LEADERSHIP ACADEMY WORKSHOPS

LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
LegalWeek 2020 is excited to inaugurate the Leadership Academy, a dynamic 2-Part series specifically targeting the development of tomorrow's leaders in law. Synergizing elements of its popular Mini-MBA lawyering program together with developments in legal innovation, the Leadership Academy prepares tomorrow's leaders with the latest in technology tools and leadership training to help drive the business and practice of law forward.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Leadership Academy Bootcamps

Regardless of your experience level, this eDiscovery Bootcamp will provide an introduction to the core fundamentals of a modern-day eDiscovery practice; underscore caselaw precedents, key challenges & emerging trends; feature key advancements in the eDiscovery tech stack; and explore alternative career pathways for attorneys & technologists interested in becoming eDiscovery practitioners

Speakers:
Tom Gricks III, Lead Strategy Consultant, OpenText
Judge Andrew Peck, Senior Counsel, DLA Piper
Jason Lichter, Director of Discovery Services, Pepper Hamilton LLP
Adam Kuhn, Director of Product Marketing, OpenText
Ed Lin, Director, Crowell & Moring
Jeremy Pickens, Principal Data Scientist, OpenText

Innovation hubs are no longer the exclusive domain of corporates, ALSPs, and tech companies.  They're now beginning to take shape at large law firms.  If you possess entreprenuerial DNA and solving big-ticket items within the legal industry, such as client pricing, delivery models, and social justice, excite your passions, then legal innovation may be your calling.  In this thought-provoking workshop, we'll profile successful innovation programs, hubs & accelerators within the law firm sector and their ability to effect real change within the legal profession.  

Key Takeaways:

Learn about the driving forces & trends shaping legal innovation;

Profiling innovation hubs & initiatives at BigLaw;

How to breed a culture of innovation at your firm;                                                     

Speakers:
Tess Blair, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Brad Blickstein, Principal, Blickstein Group
Farrah Pepper, Chief Legal Innovation Counsel, Marsh & McLennan Companies
Michael Heyrich, Director, Bank of New York Mellon
Kate Orr, Senior Innovation Counsel, Orrick
Aaron Crews, Chief Data Analytics Officer, Littler
Charles Imohiosen, Of Counsel, eData Practice Group, Morgan Lewis

SPEAKERS

Partner
Morgan Lewis
Principal
Blickstein Group
Chief Data Analytics Officer
Littler
Lead Strategy Consultant
OpenText
Director of Product Marketing
OpenText
Senior Innovation Counsel
Orrick
Senior Counsel
DLA Piper
Principal Data Scientist
OpenText
Chief Legal Innovation Counsel
Marsh & McLennan Companies
Director
Bank of New York Mellon
Director of Discovery Services
Pepper Hamilton LLP
Director
Crowell & Moring
Of Counsel, eData Practice Group
Morgan Lewis