Collaboration, crisis management, innovation and volunteering!
Another blast of Crafty Counsel video content, plus our weekly wrap-up of all the best Legal events in the UK and beyond. If we’re missing an event, tell us!
Our recent favourites:
Jeremy Barton, General Counsel at KPMG, discussed the art of collaboration and why it is particularly critical for General Counsel roles. Produced in collaboration with ACC Europe, read on for more information on their annual conference in May! (90 secs)
In another Crafty Short, Steve Leroy of United Group, gave us his take on Crisis Management 101. (90 secs).
- Sybille Raphael, Head of Legal at Working Families, gave a fantastic insight into pro bono, and specifically how it can help you become a better lawyer . It may be easier than you think! (90 secs)
We’ve highlighted the best of the upcoming legal events below, but you can find much more on our website, with over 60 events listed on our events page! All times UK.
Legal Action Group are running Legal aid at 70, a conference marking the contribution that civil legal aid has made to the development of the law. Featuring a keynote address from Lady Hale, President of the Supreme Court. (5 April, 9am).
For those in the financial services, The Lawyer are holding an In-House Financial Services Conference (https://craftycounsel.org/event/the-lawyer-in-house-financial-services-conference) focused on the challenges of conducting business and implementing regulation post-Brexit. (9 April, 9am).
West Midlands subscribers - why not attend Wright Hassall’s Economic Outlook Breakfast Seminar ? Mark Berrisford-Smith, Chief Economist at HSBC, will lead the discussion on the challenges the economy is facing and the outlook for 2019 and beyond. (11 April, 8am).
HighQ are running a webinar on Legal Tech for in-house: cutting through the noise. (11 April, 4pm)
CMS talk Settling Disputes: Bringing Legal and Commercial Aspects into Sync. This session will help you make your deal stick and avoid unpleasant surprises. (24 April, 9am).
- And finally, the ACC Europe Annual Conference, which will be held in Edinburgh in May. Hopefully we will see you there. (12-14 May, Edinburgh).
For our subscribers based in the US: Happy Chocolate Mousse day! For everyone else – seriously, shouldn’t we get chocolate mousse day, too?
Until next time,