I am a General Counsel/Law Firm Partner based in UK/Europe, how this Confernece would be of any use to me?
The Global LPO Conference London – Buyers and Vendors Meet in The UK is an event to educate lawyers and general counsel in different ways. This event would address genuine transformation in the way in which legal services are delivered. The leading authorities from Global Legal Associations would assess the impact of Legal Services Act in UK on legal offshoring industry. The key law firm partners and general counsel would put across their thoughts and apprehensions while offshoring the work to countries like India and South Africa. The LPO veterans on the other hand would avail the opportunity to address those concerns and help buyers finding a way seeking the best possible legal support.
I am a new entrant in the LPO space and am looking to set up a venture; how will attending this conference be beneficial to me?
As the LPO industry grows by leaps and bounds, the number of players in this market has also increased manifold. As a new entrant to this industry, it is imperative for you to gain an edge over your competitors at the very onset. This Conference not only provides you with an excellent platform to network but also emphasizes current key trends and drivers in the industry with panel discussions, case studies, discussion on best practices led by industry experts.
I am an existing LPO company in India/outside, how will attending this conference be beneficial to me?
As an LPO vendor in India/outside, by attending this Conference, you will be able to tap into the prestigious buyers community through several exclusive networking opportunities available only through our Conference.
Moreover, you will also be able to showcase, virtually, your infrastructure as well as capabilities via participation in our Virtual LPO Office Tour initiative to enhance your market awareness and brand.This Conference aims to create new synergies amongst buyers and vendors and also between vendors themselves.
How many attendees will be at the Conference?
What is the profile of attending delegates at the Conference?
Nearly 100-150 key executives with extensive interests in the legal outsourcing industry from across the world are attending the Global LPO Conference 2011, London. At one end of the spectrum are the buyers from top law firms/companies in the UK, Europe, the US, and other countries having off-shoring requirements. These include Law Firm Partners, General Counsel (in-house and outside), Associate General Counsel, Chief Legal Officer/Chief Litigation Counsel, Company Secretary/Senior Counsel, Legal Counsel/Director/Officer, Senior Solicitors/Attorneys, and Head of Legal Services/Head of Legal Business and Affairs.
At the other end of the spectrum are the senior most executives of leading LPOs from countries such as India, Philippines, South Africa, Israel, Argentina, Northern Ireland, The Netherlands, Kenya, Mauritius, etc. Their areas of expertise encompass Paralegal and Legal Support Services including Legal Transcription, Document Review and Coding, Contract Management and Legal Research, Case Law Summarisation, Deposition and Medical Summary, e-Discovery, Patent Drafting and Comprehensive Transaction Management.
Can I commission a pilot project and if yes, how?
Buyers participating in the Conference can request for short term pilot projects (maximum two per buyer) to be executed by the LPO vendor(s). Buyers can provide the said vendor(s) with existing, albeit redacted, assignments of their firms, detailing specific responsibilities that they would like the vendor to perform, and can also set out criterion such as time and skill involved, level of quality and speed expected, confidentiality norms, to name a few. Based upon this information, LPO vendors participating in the Conference will be invited to work on the pilot projects. A complete profile of vendors willing to execute the pilot projects would then be sent to the buyers who can then make an informed decision and sign the non-disclosure agreement (NDA) with the vendor/s undertaking the project/s.
How should I pay for the Conference?
When should I pay for the conference?
Early registrations are advised to avoid any inconvenience. Once we receive the payment, we confirm your registration. Post that, your information will be uploaded on the delegate information page of the website.
When will I receive my conference material?
On the Conference day every registered delegate will receive the Conference kit from the registration desk.
What is the Virtual Global LPO Conference?
The Virtual Global LPO Conference enables you to do all the things you'd do participating in the physical event from the convenience of your office, with no travel.
You will be able to attend presentations and panel discussions, participate in Q&A sessions, watch webcasts, see speakers, access virtual exhibits, engage with colleagues and vendors with live public or private chat, collect information, have one-on-one meetings and get the latest news from the ever-evolving arena of legal industry.
Will you provide a letter of invitation for my visa application?
After registration, we would be happy to provide you with a letter of invitation addressing to the concerned Embassy. However, we can not take the responsibility for arranging your visa.
Is there any dress code for the Conference?
Are the meals included?
Will I receive any information from you in the mail?
If you have any special needs, disabilities, and/or dietary restrictions that we may address to make your participation at our events more enjoyable, please do inform us when registering for the event.
GLPOC 2011 Speakers
Global LPO Conference 2010 Testimonial
- Sundeep Srivastava, Director, Pristine councilors Pvt. Ltd., India
- Vinch Neicho, Litigation Support Manager, Allen & Overy LLP, U.K
- James Ngugi, Managing partner, Musyoka Annan & Co, Kenya
- Maria Round, Head of Ethics-Guidance Solicitors Regulation Authority, U.K
- Kirby Twitchen, Allen & Overy, U.K
- Nigel Kissack, Head, Pinsent Masons' Dispute Resolution and Litigation team
- Arihant Patni - Chief Executive Officer, Bodhi Global
- Mark Ross, Vice President – Legal Services, Integreon Managed Solutions
- Rohan Dalal, Mind Crest India Pvt Ltd
- Lee Webb, Cobra Legal Solutions Pvt Ltd
- Dr. Sanjeev Gemawat, Vice President - Legal, DLF Holdings
- Jane Julie Jouanis, Jurist Consult Chamber