Smart Collaboration 2.0: Hot Topics in Cross-Silo Working in the Legal Profession and Beyond

Special Event
May 1, 2018
Thomson Reuters NY Corporate Offices, 3 Times Square, New York, NY 10036
Special Event

Join Heidi K. Gardner, Distinguished Fellow at Harvard Law School’s Center on the Legal Profession and author of Smart Collaboration: How Professionals and Their Firms Succeed by Breaking Down Silos for an interactive workshop hosted by Thomson Reuters discussing the hottest topics in cross-silo working.  Covering topics ranging from gender implications to technology enablers to cross-firm collaboration, Dr. Gardner will share some of her latest findings that didn’t yet make it to print.

The workshop features four high-profile leaders sharing their experiences in capturing value from collaboration:

Hugh Verrier, Chairman, White & Case LLP

Valerie Radwaner, Deputy Chair & Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

John Finley, Sr. Managing Director & Chief Legal Officer Legal & Compliance, Blackstone

Suhrid Gajendragadkar, Senior Partner & Co-Founder and Co-Leader of McKinsey’s Global Legal Services, McKinsey & Company


Why You Should Attend:

Dr. Heidi K. Gardner is one of the world’s foremost authorities on professional services firms & business leadership.

Presented in a highly interactive manner, our program highlights some of the hottest new trends from Dr. Gardner’s research on collaboration.

High profile leaders share their practical takeaways for effecting true collaboration across legal departments and law firms.

Offers an opportunity to collaborate across organizational boundaries with leading members of law firms, in-house legal departments, professional service firms, and academia on how to engage in meaningful cross-silo working.

Who Should Attend:

Law Firm Partners & Officers

General Counsel & Chief Legal Officers

Corporate Counsel & Legal Department Operations Professionals