In-house Annual Conference 2022

Date: 28th June 2022 - 29th June 2022

Time: 09:30 - 13:05

Location:
Online, Zoom

CPD Hours: 6hours

Join us across two morning for key legal updates, strategic insight and practical debate facilitated by leading in-house counsel. We will discuss the key issues, upcoming challenges and unique opportunities facing the in-house community.

Supported by:

St. James's Place

Our wealth management strategic partner
Book by May 31 to save 20% with our Early Bird rate
6 hours verifiable CPD

As we emerge from the disruption of the past two years, join us across two mornings to explore the themes of resilience and sustainability through legal updates, strategic insights and practice-focused discussions facilitated by leading in-house counsel.

During the conference we will look ahead optimistically at how we can best adapt to the opportunities of remote and hybrid working and how in-house counsel can lead their organisations’ net zero ambitions. Our expert speakers will also take you through industry insights on how to embrace legal technology that can help drive efficiency and sustainability for your in-house legal teams.

Our varied programme will provide essential updates on ESG regulations, commercial contracts, cybersecurity, diversity and inclusion, and much more. Through a variety of flexible sessions on both mornings, you will have the opportunity to tailor your experience of this conference to suit your own needs and gain the most relevant insight for your sector.

We're also looking forward to celebrating in-house legal excellence by presenting this year's Rising Star Award.

 

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand how in-house lawyers can effectively drive net zero ambitions and manage ESG-related risks
  • Learn about key legal developments across a variety of topics
  • Gain practical guidance on culture-building in a remote and hybrid workforce and promoting mental health and wellbeing
  • Discuss how in-house legal teams can adopt innovative and affordable legal tech solutions to shape the success of their organisation
  • Learn how to make the most of your influence as an in-house lawyer inside and outside of your organisation
  • Hear about how in-house legal teams are driving diversity and inclusion targets to achieve business outcomes.
Speakers
Solicitor, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, and Co-Convener, Law Society of Scotland In-house Lawyers' Committee
Co-Convener of the In-house Lawyers Committee, Head of Governance and Assurance, Dumfries & Galloway Council
Head of Legal and Governance, Aberdeenshire Council
Executive Director, Lawyers for Net Zero
Senior Litigation Lawyer at London Borough of Waltham Forest, Supervisor at Windrush Justice Clinic, and Author of ‘Rice & Peas & Fish & Chips’
Murray Etherington
President , Law Society of Scotland
Senior Regulatory Adviser, CityFibre
Partner, Clifford Chance
Head of Corporate Legal & Governance, Legal Services, ScottishPower
Head of Strategy & Business Division, Scottish Government Legal Directorate, Member of In-house Lawyers’ Committee
Head of Legal and Corporate Governance, ENABLE Group
Head of UK Legal Affairs (Wind & Business Development UK), ERG
Principal Solicitor, Aberdeenshire Council
Associate Corporate Counsel, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Head of Legal and Corporate Governance, Scottish Social Services Council
Solicitor at Scottish Government, Convenor of the Law Society of Scotland Racial Inclusion Group
Data Protection Officer and Deputy Head of Legal and Risk, People’s Postcode Lottery
Director, Anderson Strathern
Day One, Tuesday 28 June |Session One: Introduction, Net Zero and ESG

Chair

Sheekha Saha
Solicitor, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, and Co-Convener, Law Society of Scotland In-house Lawyers' Committee

Vlad Valiente
Co-Convener of the In-house Lawyers Committee, Head of Governance and Assurance, Dumfries & Galloway Council

Speaker

Murray Etherington
President , Law Society of Scotland

Keynote Speaker

Adam Woodhall
Executive Director, Lawyers for Net Zero

Speaker

Roger Leese
Partner, Clifford Chance

Speaker

Roddy Wan
Head of Corporate Legal & Governance, Legal Services, ScottishPower

Host

Lynette Purves
Head of UK Legal Affairs (Wind & Business Development UK), ERG
Session Two: Legal updates, wellbeing and new working patterns - Your choice of breakout sessions

Host

Arlene Gibbs
Principal Solicitor, Aberdeenshire Council

Host

Rachael McLean
Head of Strategy & Business Division, Scottish Government Legal Directorate, Member of In-house Lawyers’ Committee

Speaker

Musab Hemsi
Director, Anderson Strathern

Speaker

Karen Wiles
Head of Legal and Governance, Aberdeenshire Council

Speaker

Domhnall Dods
Senior Regulatory Adviser, CityFibre
Day Two, Wednesday 29 June |Session One: Legal technology and legal updates
Your choice of breakout sessions

Host

Michael Byrne
Associate Corporate Counsel, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Host

Anne Garness
Head of Legal and Corporate Governance, Scottish Social Services Council
Session Two: Influencing inside and outside your organisation

Speaker

Mhairi Maguire
Head of Legal and Corporate Governance, ENABLE Group

Speaker

Tatora Mukushi
Solicitor at Scottish Government, Convenor of the Law Society of Scotland Racial Inclusion Group

Speaker

Gill Rust
Data Protection Officer and Deputy Head of Legal and Risk, People’s Postcode Lottery

Keynote Speaker

Pauline Campbell
Senior Litigation Lawyer at London Borough of Waltham Forest, Supervisor at Windrush Justice Clinic, and Author of ‘Rice & Peas & Fish & Chips’ ,

Prices

prices exclude VAT

Member:
£229.00
 
New lawyer:
£194.65
 
Non-member:
£263.35
 
Unemployed member:
£0.00
 

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