Consero Announces Global General Counsel Forum to be Held in St. Albans, England

BETHESDA, Md- (Aug. 26, 2014) – Consero Group, an international leader in creating high-level, invitation-only events for senior executives, today announced the Global General Counsel Forum to be held 28-30 September at Sopwell House in St. Albans, England.

“Today’s General Counsel is very much at the forefront of the business, influencing the corporate agenda and identifying new opportunities for growth in ways unfamiliar to General Counsel of the past,” said Paul Mandell, Founder & CEO of Consero. “The 2014 Global General Counsel Forum will address the challenges these executives face in both steering the company and managing their departments, providing a unique opportunity to network, share best practices, and obtain strategies to increase efficiency and create added value for the company.”

“Topics for discussion at the 2014 Global General Counsel Forum will include the crossroads of innovation and the law, and what executives are doing to transform their departments,” said Jessica Druckman, Founder & SVP of Program Development at Consero.  “We will explore fostering a culture of creativity and innovation within the legal department, and will identify the most transformative technology changes that will impact the practice of law over the next five years.”

Additional topics will include:

  • “Proving” the Value of the Law Department: This session will identify the best metrics to measure law department performance and drive results, as well as the pros and cons of managing through metrics.
  • Breaking Bad: Weaving a Culture of Compliance and Ethics into the Corporate Fabric: Discussion will focus on how to promote a company-wide culture of compliance that includes a high level of employee awareness and accountability, and how to train employees at all levels of the organization to identify and respond to potential red-flag compliance issues properly.
  • Making the Most of the Inside-Outside Counsel Relationship: This session will identify the keys to maintaining a successful inside-outside counsel partnership, as well as how to identify business-oriented, cost-efficient outside counsel.

About Consero

Founded in 2010, Consero Group is an international leader in creating industry-specific events for senior-level executives in industries that include: Legal, Compliance, Shared Services, Customer Experience, Finance, IT, HR, Procurement, among others. With operations in the U.S. and in Europe, Consero is best known for transforming the executive experience through intimate, invitation-only programs in a sophisticated learning environment with high-level content. For more information on Consero, please visit www.consero.com.