Global Independent Law Firms Forum
 
Co-Chairs
Adam O Emmerich
partner
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, USA
 
Charles Martin
senior partner
Macfarlanes, UK
 
Speakers
Andrew Garard
group legal director & company secretary
ITV
 
Paddy Harverson
managing partner
Milltown Partners, UK
 
Mary-Anne Anderson
head of marketing & business development
Slaughter and May, UK
 
Luis Pais Antunes
managing partner
PLMJ, Portugal
 
Deborah B. Farone
director of business development & communications
Cravath, Swaine & Moore, USA
 
Peter Beshar
vice president & general counsel
Marsh & McLennan Companies, NY, USA
 
Robert Blok
group legal director
Virgin Management Limited
 
Charlotte Bus
partner
Magnusson, Sweden
 
Rod Christie-Miller
chief executive & partner
Schillings, UK
 
Dana Denis-Smith
founder
First 100 Years, UK
 
Claire England
inclusivity manager
Berwin Leighton Paisner, UK
 
Michael Guiney
director of business development
Kinstellar, Czech Republic
 
Laura Holleman
managing director & general counsel of the Investment Banking Division
Goldman Sachs, UK
 
Milos Kresojevic
global innovation architect
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, UK
 
Jonathan Macfarlane
director
PCP, UK
 
Ari Mahairas
special agent in charge
FBI, NY, USA
 
Tung Ngo
founding & senior partner
VILAF, Vietnam
 
Gina Passarella
executive editor
The American Lawyer, USA
 
Georgina Stanley
editor
Legal Week, UK
 
Howard Trust
general counsel
Schroders
 
Advisory Board & Speakers
Dimitry Afanasiev
chairman & co-founding partner
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Russia
 
John WH Denton AO
partner & chief executive officer
Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Australia
 
Jan Dernestam
managing partner
Mannheimer Swartling, Sweden
 
Nick Eastwell
chief adviser
Solicitors Regulation Authority, UK
 
Rachel Eng
deputy chairman
Wong Partnership, Singapore
 
Marco Gubitosi
London resident partner
Legance, Italy
 
Per Magnusson
founding partner
Magnusson, Baltic Sea
 
Shawn McReynolds
managing partner
Davies Ward Philips & Vineberg, Canada
 
Brian O’Gorman
managing partner
Arthur Cox, Ireland
 
Pedro Pérez-Llorca
senior partner
Pérez-Llorca, Spain
 
Geert Potjewijd
managing partner
De Brauw, Holland
 
Alexander Ritvay
co-managing partner
Noerr, Germany
 
Cyril Shroff
managing partner
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, India
 
David Tadmor
founding & managing partner
Tadmor & Co. Yuval Levy & Co, Israel
 
Didier Théophile
former managing partner
Darrois Villey Maillot & Brochier Avocats, France