The 2019 US Legal Market Update Opportunity & Growth Amidst Dispersion

Event Details

Sep 12, 2019

2:00PM - 5:00PM

Atlanta, GA


The Legal Executive Institute is pleased to present the 2019 US Legal Market Update in Atlanta, GA. An exclusive, invitation only summit at the Four Seasons Hotel, this half-day program offers critical guidance on the state of  US Southeast legal services market, courtesy of Thomson Reuters Peer Monitor. Law firm leaders and executive committee members are invited to join their peers at this intimate gathering to discuss how and where some of the region’s most astute firms are preparing for the new calendar year.

Registration is extremely limited.

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Why You Should Attend

  • Gain exclusive, data-driven insights into the state of the regional market through brand new Peer Monitor analytics
  • Hear from a distinguished panel of law firm leaders about the state of intrapreneurship within their respective organizations
  • Network with other law firm executives from across the region

    Who Should Attend

  • Law Firm Chairs
  • Law Firm Managing Partners
  • Law Firm Chief Operating Officers
  • Law Firm Chief Financial Officers
  • Law Firm Executive Directors
  • Law Firm Executive Committee Members
  • Event Co-Chair

    Tommy Williams

    Head of Client Management - Global Large Law Firms, Thomson Reuters

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    Event Details

    Thursday, Sep 12

    2:00 PM

    Please join us for afternoon tea and coffee.

    2:25 PM
    Opening Remarks

    Tommy Williams, Large Law & Client Management Lead – East, Thomson Reuters

    2:30 PM
    A US Legal Market Update

    Please join us for an exclusive presentation of brand new Peer Monitor data on law firm economics, lawyer rates, and emerging trends through H1 2019. Attendees are invited to discuss how they view the current business climate through the remaining calendar year.

    Brent Turner
    , Manager, Peer Monitor, Thomson Reuters

    3:00 PM
    Agents of Change: Profiles in Law Firm Intrapreneurship

    With all eyes on the growing prominence of corporate legal operations and practice efficiency, several of the nation’s most progressive law firms have embraced a culture of unfettered intrapreneurship to drive sustainable in-house innovation. This panel offers a series of case studies detailing the ideation and creation of operational advancement across large, progressive organizations.

    William JostenManager – Enterprise Content, Legal, Thomson Reuters

    Dwight Floyd, Chief Pricing & Value Officer, Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
    Cheryl Wilson Griffin, Director, Legal Technology Solutions, King & Spalding LLP
    Nola Vanhoy, Senior Director, Legal Technology Innovation, Alston & Bird LLP
    Henry Walker IV, Chair, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

    4:00 PM
    Networking Reception

    Please join us for drinks and canapes as we wrap up the day’s proceedings.

    Dwight Floyd

    Director of Pricing & Value, Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP

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    Cheryl Wilson Griffin

    Director, Legal Technology Solutions, King & Spalding LLP

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    Bill Josten

    Strategic Content Manager
    Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute

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    Brent Turner

    Manager of Peer Monitor, Thomson Reuters

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    J. Henry Walker IV

    Chairman, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

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    Nola Vanhoy

    Senior Director of Legal Technology Innovation, Alston & Bird LLP

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    The Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta

    75 14th Street NE
    Atlanta, GA 30309

    Please be advised, Thomson Reuters has not arranged a room block for this meeting. Interested parties may contact the Four Seasons Hotel directly about available accommodations.

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