The New Legal Function: 360 Degree Insights for Law Leaders

Topic The New Legal Function: 360 Degree Insights for Law Leaders Description Join the Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession for a webinar presented in collaboration with EY Law that brings together leaders from law, business, and the academy to discuss the challenges and opportunities for in-house legal departments and related functions over the next 6-24 months. The discussion will be informed by a major study based on 2,000 interviews with general counsel, business leaders, and contracting professionals across 22 countries conducted by the Center and EY in early 2021.


19:30 — 19:50 (INDIAN TIMEZONE) – Welcome and Situating the New Legal Function: Driving growth and controlling risk in the global market post-COVID

• David B. Wilkins, Lester Kissel Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

19:50 — 20:00 – The 2021 EY-Center on the Legal Profession Law Survey: Key Insights

• Cornelius Grossmann, EY Global Law Leader

20:00 — 20:30 – The Business Perspective on the Legal Department: Priorities, Concerns and Opportunities

• Kate Barton, EY Global Vice Chair – Tax
• Todd Davis, EVP and Senior Counsel, Discovery

20:30 — 21:30 – A View Across the Company: How are Legal Departments Responding to Changing Imperatives?

• Eve Konstan, GC, Spotify
• Doug Lankler, GC, Pfizer
• Mandy DeFilippo, Global Head of Risk Management, Morgan Stanley
• Pietro Brambilla, Head of Digital Transformation Strategy Integrity & Legal Affairs, Daimler AG

21:30— 21:45 – Break

21:45 — 22:45 – Developing Better Solutions in an Evolving Legal Ecosystem with Evolving Legal Demands

• Mary O’Carroll, Chief Community Officer, Ironclad
• Bob Mignanelli, Head of Legal Operations, GSK
• Heidi Stenberg, EY Americas Legal Function Consulting Leader
• Bas Boris Visser, Partner, Global Head-Innovation & Business Change, Clifford Chance

22:45 — 23:45 – The Transformative General Counsel: Increasing Roles in Business, Government, and Society

• Horacio Gutierrez, Head of Global Affairs & CLO, Spotify

23:45 — 12AM – ConclusionTime

Jun 29, 2021 10:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Jun 29, 2021 07:30 PM in India


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