When: Wednesday, April 25
Where: Convendum, Stockholm (click for map)
General counsel are having to adopt to a new role and expand their areas of responsibility while extending their range of skills. A 2017 survey by Wolters Kluwer found that 54% of general counsel expect their role to become more strategic over the next 3 years. General counsel are no longer seen as just legal experts, but they are being utilized to offer business advice.
Join Wolters Kluwer and LegalWorks at “From legal manager to business counsel – the changing role of the GC”. Our event explores how the role of the general counsel has been shaped by corporate and technological changes over recent years. You’ll receive best practices for excelling in your role as a strategic asset to the business.
12:00 - 12:15 Welcome and introduction to LegalWorks and effacts by Wolters Kluwer
12:15 - 12:45 Drivers for professional and corporate success in times of information overload and limited resources – Anna Lensmar-Friedman, CEO - LegalWorks and Anna Brunzell, Legal Operations Consultant - LegalWorks
12:45 - 13:30 The quest for being strategic: how effacts can help – Maurits Annegarn, Senior Consultant Business Partnerships, effacts by Wolters Kluwer
13:30 - 14:00 Questions and networking
What you will learn:
- How organizations can benefit from legal tech without huge investments in time and resources
- Tips for extracting value from information while dealing with limited resources
- How to free up time to focus on strategic priorities instead of low-value administrative tasks