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The Post-Pandemic Law Firm: Frameworks for Success
December 6, 2022 — December 6, 2022
Virtual Thought Leadership Event

REGISTER HERE: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0tc–oqz4rEtPov60II5uaaGg5BxzblevN

Getting the return-to-office right and creating an attractive hybrid model are top challenges law firms are facing going into 2023 and the way forward is unclear–especially given other pressures including the ongoing heated battle for talent, the rising cost of doing business, and the need to achieve continued growth.

How can firms succeed when the challenges are unprecedented?

Please join Chief Innovation Officer Penn Carey Law, Jennifer Leonard, for an industry keynote event and sponsors Mattern, Forrest Solutions Legal and Maptician on Tuesday, December 6th 12:00-1:30pm ET.

“The Post-Pandemic Law Firm: Frameworks for Success”

Jennifer Leonard is Penn Carey Law’s Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Director of the Future of the Profession Initiative (“FPI”), a seasoned speaker and highly regarded thought leader in the legal industry.

Jen advances educational and thought leadership projects that integrate an evolving understanding of the skills and knowledge lawyers need to thrive in a rapidly changing professional landscape, teaches Modern Law Firm Business Strategy, a course that explores the many trends contributing to an unprecedented era of change in the legal industry, and also teaches Innovation in Practice: Design Thinking for Legal Professionals, an experiential class that teaches how a powerful problem-solving frameworks can generate new solutions to legal service delivery challenges.

In this session, Jennifer will discuss several modalities of impacting law firms post-pandemic as well as engage attendees in an interactive frameworks session to ideate successful strategies for the future. Specifically, Jen will share:

• Research-based insights on cross-industry trends impacting law firms
• Cultural challenges for law firms in responding to these challenges
• Opportunities for firms and service providers to innovate toward better client service solutions
• Frameworks for approaching innovation with intention and strategy

ARK Group – Law Firm Compensation Strategy
January 26, 2023 — January 26, 2023
Virtual

Save the Date for January 2023!

This virtual think-tank provides an opportunity for attendees to come together in an intimate and interactive setting to learn how compensation can be leveraged as a forcing function to drive positive change and adaptations in partner behavior – aligning incentives with strategic priorities, client needs and financial goals.

ARK Group -Law Firm Libraries 2023
January 26, 2023 — January 26, 2023
Pending

Save the Date for March 2023!

The Law Firm Libraries event brings together legal librarians and law firm professionals working in research, information services, and knowledge management, to learn the latest developments and emerging opportunities for the law firm library. Leave with a toolbox of ideas and inspiration to provide the right knowledge, skills, and attributes to evolve in your role and organization.

Legalweek
March 20, 2023 — March 23, 2023
New York, New York

Legalweek is one week where thousands of legal professionals gather to network with their peers, dive deeper into their professional development, explore topics and strategies tailored specifically to their role, and gain the tools to get legal business done. Featuring TED-style talks, panel sessions, and more, Legalweek will tackle topics such as ESG, the Future of Law, Robotic Process Automation Cyber Security, Data Privacy, eDiscovery, Contract Lifecycle Management and much more, all while offering curated deep dives into the latest in legal technology. Legalweek is the only place where you will gain the insights to tackle the changing legal landscape and learn actionable insights that will help legal leaders restructure, rebuild and reinvigorate today’s law firms and legal departments.

ARK Group – The Women in Legal Summit
April 1, 2023 — April 1, 2023
Pending

Save the Date for May 2023!

Back for its 15th year, ARK Group’s Women in Legal Summit provides space for women across the legal sector to convene in a safe, open environment to share insights, lessons learned and tactical tools to sharpen their leadership skills. This curriculum contains a mix of leadership skills, as well as personal development and growth. Hear from women who’ve risen through the ranks on how they navigated their career path and lessons to apply to your own career trajectory. You’ll walk away better prepared to advocate for yourself, achieve a positive work/life balance, and thrive in a changing industry.

LegalSEC Summit
May 3, 2023 — May 5, 2023
Baltimore, Maryland

ILTA’s LegalSEC Summit is your solution to legal security business challenges. LegalSEC Summit is designed for technology professionals at every level who manage security, governance, risk, and compliance in support of the practice of law. It’s two days all about security for legal. Our Mission: to deliver premier information security education focused on the information security challenges faced by the legal industry. We have two education tracks this year: Technical and Strategic + Half-Day Workshops on both days.

The MPF Leadership Conference
May 3, 2023 — May 4, 2023
Capital City Club – Atlanta, Georgia

Our Leadership Conferences are designed especially for law firm managing partners by law firm managing partners. The program format and topics are developed and refined based on input from past participants and the MPF Advisory Board. The Advisory Board consists of 33 managing partners, mostly from mid-size commercial law firms. Topics typically focus on issues such as firm leadership, strategic planning, compensation systems, growth strategies, and marketing and business development.

ALA Annual Conference and Expo
May 7, 2023 — May 10, 2023
Seattle, Washington | Seattle Convention Center

ALA is the premier professional association connecting leaders and managers within the legal industry. We provide extensive professional development, collaborative peer communities, strategic operational solutions, and business partner connections empowering our members to lead the business of law. ALA provides support to professionals involved in the management of law firms, corporate legal departments and government legal agencies.

ARK Group – Business Intelligence & Analytics in the Legal Profession
June 1, 2023 — June 1, 2023
Pending

Save the Date for June 2023!

The annual Business Intelligence & Analytics in the Legal Profession conference provides senior-level and C-suite legal professionals practical tools and strategies to utilize the data at their fingertips to their greatest advantage, including for internal efficiencies, talent acquisition, shaping strategies at trial, and maximizing value to clients. ARK Group’s Business Intelligence & Analytics in the Legal Profession provides practical tools and strategies to utilize the data at your fingertips for improving internal efficiencies, talent acquisition, shaping strategies at trial, and maximizing value to clients. Leave with actionable insights from case studies and successful business applications learned from peers to drive profitability and discover the best tools and solutions to increase ROI.

ARK Group – Mid-Sized Law Firm Summit
June 1, 2023 — June 1, 2023
Pending

Save the Date for June 2023!

ARK Group’s Mid-Sized Law Firm Summit will bring together professionals in legal service delivery, client experience, practice support, technology, and business development, to explore the unique competitive position that mid-sized law firms find themselves in today, providing tools to capitalize on the immense opportunity to innovate and thrive in this dynamic environment. Hear about opportunities for transforming service delivery, what mid-sized firms can do to claim top talent in the market, and strategies to transform your tech footprint. Hear real-life case examples and panel discussions crossing a variety of themes and leave equipped to ultimately outperform BigLaw.

AALL Annual Meeting & Conference
July 15, 2023 — July 18, 2023
Boston

AALL 2023 brings together collaborators from across the legal information profession for three days of innovation, tailored learning, and networking. AALL 2023 is where the legal information community goes for the latest, cutting-edge professional development, peer-to-peer connections, and a place to gather and exchange ideas and best practices. You’ll find educational programming, important announcements and updates, and discussions that directly impact law libraries, their roles, and their ongoing transformation.

ILTACON
August 20, 2023 — August 24, 2023
Orlando, Florida / Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

ILTACON is the premier educational and networking event for the legal sector. ILTACON is a 4.5 day conference with comprehensive peer-driven programs, educational content, and face-to-face networking. Industry experts and the legal community collaborate to discover and evolve successful legal operation strategies for today’s transforming legal industry. The educational program includes a variety of topics and trends developed by co-chairs and experienced ILTA members in formats to meet a variety of learning styles that include learning pathways, panel discussions, hands-on training and attendee-driven sessions.

IFMA World Workplace
September 27, 2023 — September 29, 2023
Denver, Colorado

Evolution happens over generations, centuries, millennia. But the workplace and those who support it have undergone a decade of progressive, wide-reaching change in just two years. Facility management is at the center of this extraordinary transformation, leading the built world into a safer, smarter, more sustainable and inclusive future.

This September, IFMA’s World Workplace will shine the spotlight on FM’s shift from purely operational to indispensably strategic. The industry’s most clear-sighted speakers, sought-after practices, breakthrough ideas and supersmart tools will prepare you to take center stage as you adapt your organization to new processes, models, partnerships and experiences.

ARMA InfoCon
October 9, 2023 — October 11, 2023
TBD

ARMA International’s InfoCon is the premiere educational event for records management, information management, and information governance professionals to learn and share industry best practices. At InfoCon you will have access to top-notch education, industry titans from around the globe, certification CEUs, and unparalleled networking opportunities.

COO CFO Forum
November 1, 2023 — November 3, 2023
Washington, D.C.

Thomson Reuters is one of the world’s most trusted providers of answers, helping professionals make confident decisions and run better businesses. Our customers operate in complex arenas that move society forward — law, tax, compliance, government, and media – and face increasing complexity as regulation and technology disrupts every industry. The Thomson Reuters Institute is honored to present the 22nd Annual Law Firm COO & CFO Forum in the heart of Washington, D.C. The premier (inter)national summit for eponymous title holders and their peers, our program continues its proud tradition of comprehensive professional education and networking opportunities for the Am Law 200 and beyond.

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