Previous Events

Dubai Roundtable – Africa: the legal challenges

Dubai, Dubai


The International Arbitration Summit – 30 November 2017

52 Chiswell Street, London, United Kingdom


Legal Business’s International Arbitration Summit returns for its third year on 30 November, at The Brewery in central London. (more…)

Insights on diversity and inclusion

London, United Kingdom


On 28th June, GC Magazine and The Legal 500, along with Paul Hastings hosted a debate on the global implications of diversity and inclusion, particularly for companies who operate in both the US and Europe. It was also a chance to raise some of the key issues and ideas outlined in the successful report on the subject by GC Magazine, which Paul Hastings also supported. (more…)

Trailblazers – Norway

Oslo, Norway


On 23rd May we held our second Trailblazers event in Norway in association with Haavind. The event featured Bjarne Tellmann, Global General Counsel of Pearson, in conversation with Catherine McGregor, GC Magazine‘s Editor-in-Chief. Bjarne and Catherine discussed key ideas from his new book, Building an Outstanding Legal Team in an event attended by 70 of Norway’s leading in-house counsel. (more…)

The Iran Debate – The Long, Long Game

London, United Kingdom


Hopes that Iran’s economy is opening up to foreign business have been raised and dashed in recent years. Will this year’s election change the dynamic? (more…)

GC Summit: Switzerland

Zurich, Switzerland


On 18th May, we hosted the GC Summit Switzerland in association with Prager Dreifuss. Our keynote speaker was former Eurostar CEO, Hamish Taylor, who spoke to an audience of 80 Swiss GCs on innovation and the legal team. This was followed by comment from a panel of leading Swiss general counsel: Maria Leistner from UBS, Christophe Marclay from Zurich Insurance Company, Kees Van Ophem from Fresenius Medical Care and Jennifer Picenoni from Lindt. (more…)

Dissenting Perspectives – Talent Management

London, United Kingdom


Facilitated by Bruce Macmillan, Founder Director of CLL, the evening was structured around four short ‘TED’ style talks and interactive exercises inspired by those talks. (more…)

Dinner with GC – Singapore

Singapore, Singapore


In the latest iteration of The Legal 500’s Dinner with GC series, we assembled elite corporate counsel from across Asia-Pacific in Singapore, to consider the role of technology and innovation in the delivery of legal services.