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DOJ/SEC Enforcement 2018 Update

Current Developments, New Priorities & Plans

Now in the Spotlight

Thursday, May 10, 2018

8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Millennium Hotel

1313 Nicollet Mall

Minneapolis

Cooperating Program Developer:

Our Professional Services team apply deep experience and insight from working within the industry to provide solutions that meet the needs of your expanding firm, both domestically and internationally.  Whatever your aims, we’ll take the time to get to know you and support your ambitions.

UnitedLex is a global provider of technology-powered services that delivers industry-leading legal, cyber risk and business strategies and solutions. Our team of lawyers, project managers, and technicians is over 2,000 strong and deployed in major hubs around the world. Our passion for what we do translates to significant benefit for our clients. We deliver hundreds of millions of dollars of cost savings to clients while mitigating risk. The result: better legal and business outcomes.

Gold Sponsors:

PwC's Law Firm Services practice is comprised of a group of professionals dedicated to adding value to law firms and their partners throughout the world in the areas of audit, tax, and advisory services. As business advisors to approximately 50% of the AmLaw 100, as well as a number of AmLaw 200 firms, we’ve helped our clients solve their most complex business issues for over 50 years. Our international network of experienced law firm professionals can assist firms with key planning opportunities including the annual audit, assurance services, partner and partnership tax, tax compliance and planning services, HR services, benchmarking, and disputes and investigations. To learn more visit www.pwc.com/us/lfs.

Major, Lindsey & Africa’s Merle Vaughn and Melinda Wallman will lead a discussion on diversity best practice, bringing together the different experiences of the General Counsels and Managing Partners on the panel and their own US and UK perspectives.  The panellists will then lead roundtable discussions and present findings from each group. Topics include the relationship between race, gender and social class; the importance of leadership, what General Counsels can do to advance diversity in law firms, unconscious bias and how to use diversity as a business development tool.

JLL is a financial and professional services firm offering clients integrated real estate services through more than 1,000 offices located in 70 countries worldwide. Fortune magazine has named JLL one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” and Ethisphere has named JLL as one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” every year since 2008.

 

JLL’s Law Firm Group concentrates on developing occupancy strategies, executing transactions and providing related occupancy services to our law firm clients, around the world. Our cross-functional, dedicated team of specialists includes attorneys, architects, designers and law firm experts who provide portfolio management, benchmarking, implementation of best practices and innovative solutions to meet the challenges facing law firms today. www.jll.com

Thomson Reuters Elite offers an end-to-end enterprise business management solution that allows law firms and professional services organizations to run all operational aspects of their firms including business development, risk management, client and matter management, and financial management. For over 60 years, we've demonstrated we understand the business and financial aspects of firm operations with proven tools that streamline processes to increase visibility and workflow efficiency across the organization and provide the flexibility to change and grow your business. For more information, visit www.elite.com.

Prosperoware builds enterprise-class transformational software for professional services firms.  We empower firms to deliver more client value, improve profitability, secure content to meet regulatory and client mandates, and deliver exceptional client service. Our customers include half of the G20 and AmLaw 100 as well as global corporations and Big Four accounting firms. 

We remove IT headaches for legal firms. Whether it’s procuring IT devices, managing the lifetime of those devices, or replacing them. It can be a time and cost intensive task. We simplify the process every step of the way, whilst reducing the total cost of ownership.

Flexible finance combined with data driven management allows you to reduce costs and optimise performance of IT devices for your firm.