There is a lot of talk about innovation in the law. But how many law firms and other providers of legal services are genuinely breaking new ground and challenging established practices? The Legal Innovation Awards set out to recognise and reward the people who are driving the profession forward.
The Corporate Counsel Forum Hong Kong 2014 took place on Thursday 19th June in the heart of Hong Kong at the Renaissance Harbour View Hotel and was an event that attracted an audience of over 200 General Counsel.
Hosted by Legal Week (organisers of The British Legal Awards) and the Corporate Lawyers Association of South Africa (CLASA), these inaugural awards will celebrate legal excellence in Africa and are open to in-house legal teams and law firms operating throughout the continent. The judging panel will be made up of senior in-house lawyers and other legal and business figures from across Africa. Categories include General Counsel of the Year, Legal Department of the Year, Legal Team of the Year and Law Firm of the Year. There will also be a series of sector-based awards to celebrate the achievements of law firm teams working across the continent. Table bookings: Call Anthony Epega on tel. +44 (0)20 7316 9092, email email@example.com or book online at www.africanlegalawards.com
The thirteenth annual Legal Week International Private Client Forum 2015 will take place on 12-14 November 2015 at the Villa d'Este, in Lake Como in northern Italy. Conference bookings: Steve Hands, tel. +44 (0)20 7316 9819 or email
The British Legal Awards are the leading awards for the UK's thriving business law community acting as a showcase for the achievements of one of the country's most successful sectors. Hosted by Legal Week in association with The City of London Law Society, this glittering awards ceremony is attended by 1,000 lawyers, representing the cream of the UK's legal community. Event enquiries and table bookings: Call Steve Hands on +44 (0)20 7004 7460 or email firstname.lastname@example.org ENTRY DEADLINE: Friday 5 September 2014.
Returning as our trusted chair for Legal Week's ninth annual Trust & Estates Litigation Forum, Shân Warnock-Smith QC of 5 Stone Buildings, UK and ICT Chambers, Cayman Islands will lead the world's elite in the field of trust and estate litigation to share and compare tactics and strategies. Experts will pool their experience of both familiar and less familiar jurisdictions in a unique and informal collegiate atmosphere in which the contributions of both speakers and delegates are welcomed and valued. The secret of the forum's success, developed over the past eight years, lies in the quality of the speakers and delegates it attracts from many of the key jurisdictions in the world and their willingness to participate actively in the programme. Conference bookings: Steve Hands +44 (0)20 7316 9819 or email@example.com
Global Independent Law Firms Forumbrings together managing partners and senior
management from independent law firms from across the globe to debate and discuss challenges facing their firms. The event will also include a networking
reception on the evening prior to the conference.