2017 Global Independent Law Firms Forum
Global Independent Law Firms Forum London 2017

24-25 April 2017
Jumeirah Carlton Tower
London SW1

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ALM, publisher of The American Lawyer and Legal Week is delighted to announce the Global Independent Law Firms Forum

Taking place at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London on Tuesday 25 April 2017, with a welcome drinks reception on the evening of Monday 24 April, the Global Independent Law Firms Forum provides a platform for the leaders of independent law firms from around the world to network and engage in topical discussions through open debate, panels, expert speakers and interactive seminars.

Discussing the most relevant and important topics, the conference offers the opportunity for delegates to engage in widening and valuable discussions that will take place throughout the day. The conference, co-chaired by Macfarlanes' senior partner Charles Martin and Adam O. Emmerich of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, will cover a broad range of topics and case studies that are affecting independent law firms today.

Meet the Keynotes 

Peter J. Beshar

Peter J. Beshar
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Marsh & McLennan Companies
Ari Mahairas

Ari Mahairas
Special Agent in Charge of Cyber-NYC

Legal Week's Global Independent Law Firm Forum is a platform designed for speakers and attendees from the leadership teams of the world’s leading independent firms to discuss the key issues of the day. 

We look forward to welcoming you in April!

If you have any questions please contact Abigail Harris- aharris@alm.com 


Firms represented at Legal Week Independent Law Firms Forum 2016 included:
ABC Legal, Arendt & Medernach, Ashurst, ASTREA, Atanaskovic Hartnell, AZB Partners, Bulboaca & Asociatii, Clarkslegal, Deprez Guignot Associés, DLA Piper, Houthoff Buruma, John W Ffooks & Co, Kinstellar, LabLaw Law Firm, Legance Avvocati Associati, Luther, Macchi di Cellere Gangemi, Macfarlanes, Magnusson, Mourant Ozannes, NCTM Studio Legale, Pestalozzi, Peterka & Partners, Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati UK, PLMJ International Legal Network, Riverview Law, Rutgers & Posch, Schillings, Shepherd and Wedderburn, Simmons & Simmons, SK Chambers, Stevens & Bolton, Travers Smith, Trowers & Hamlins, v. Woedtke & Partner, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, Wolfs Advocaten.

For Sponsorship enquiries and speaking opportunities
For information on speaking or sponsorship opportunities at the Legal Week Independent Law Firms Forum 2017 email Natalie Hill at NHill@alm.com