Programme Detail

2020 vision - building the litigation department of the future

Committee(s)
Litigation Committee (Lead)
Session / Workshop Chair(s)
Session Chair Michael Hales
Officer Title Vice-Chair Litigation Committee
Law Firm Nabarro LLP
Location London, England
Co-Moderator Graeme Brister
Law Firm Blaqwell
Location London, England
Co-Moderator Peter Burckhardt
Officer Title Website Officer Litigation Committee
Law Firm Schellenberg Wittmer
Location Zurich, Switzerland
Co-Moderator Vivek Hatti
Law Firm CPA Global North America LLC
Location Alexandria, USA
Co-Moderator Philip Rodney
Law Firm Burness LLP
Location Glasgow, Scotland
Description
With dramatic increases in technology, widespread concern about costs and growing possibilities to outsource work, the structure and functions of litigation departments is being challenged as never before. How should departments be structured now to provide the same quality of advice but take advantage of the opportunities offered by technology, outsourcing and other tools. What problems arise in practice with these new ideas? How can common and civil law jurisdictions learn from each other in grappling with the need to improve efficiency?

This will be a practical workshop designed to appeal to litigators from all jurisdictions who wish to enhance the competitiveness and efficiency of their firms. The latest technologies and techniques will be introduced and ideas and practical experience will be exchanged.
Speakers
Speaker David Garrett
Law Firm Stroz Friedberg LLC
Location San Francisco, USA
Location
Room 208 & 209, Level 2
Date
Wednesday 06 October (15:00) - (18:00)


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