Legal Operations Executive Leadership Forum



Event Details

Current Faculty:

  • Bryan Brantley, Partner, McGuireWoods
  • Glenn Buggy, Managing Partner, Legal Compliance, Regulatory & Privacy Practice, Caldwell Legal
  • Cash Butler, Founder & CEO, ClariLegal
  • Mike Caplan, Chief Operating Officer, Goodwin
  • Helena Cawley, President, HABIT Advisors
  • Andrea Colby, Former IP Counsel, Johnson & Johnson and Trustee, Albany Law School
  • Michael DeCosta, Managing Partner, Professional Service Practice, Caldwell Legal
  • James English, Managing Director, Litigation & Risk, FedEx Ground
  • Darren Guy, Global Head of Legal Operations, AIG
  • Maureen Harms, Associate General Counsel and Managing Counsel, 3M
  • Kristin Hebert, Managing Partner, Legal, Compliance & Privacy Practice, Caldwell Legal
  • Eric Liou, Head of Product, Onna
  • Brian Liss, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Leidos
  • Trish Preston, Senior Vice President, Business Transformation, LFI, MasterCard
  • Christian Puzder, CEO, Legal Facts LLC
  • Audrey Rubin, VP and COO, Aon Global Law (former), President, Rubin Solutions
  • Samira Shah, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Moda Operandi
  • Nishad Shevde, Managing Director - Client Operations, Exterro
  • Lauren Shy, Global Head, Legal Operations, PepsiCo, Inc.
  • Mark Smolik, General Counsel, DHL
  • Juliana Spofford, Assistant General Counsel, Chief Privacy Officer, Dun & Bradstreet
  • William Taylor, Co-Founder, Flatwater Forensics and WindTalker
  • Mary Walsh Fitzpatrick, Associate Dean, Albany Law School
  • Shannon Whitt, Vice President, Program and Project Management, Legal Operations, AIG
  • Natalie Zagari, Associate, McGuireWoods


Thursday, March 5, 2020

  • Aligning Legal Operations with the Corporate Legal Department’s Goals and the Overall Corporate Strategy
  • Change Management: Assessment & Action
  • Hiring, Managing and Collaborating with Outside Counsel
  • Legal Operations Technology Portfolio: An Enterprise-Wide Approach
  • When to use ALSPs
  • Privacy and Data Governance: Achieving 21st Century Compliance

Friday, March 6, 2020

  • Talent Management: Attracting, Retaining & Cultivating Your Human Capital
  • We Missed You…But we did not Miss a Beat: Organizational and Reporting Structure to Enhance Empowerment
  • ​D&I within Ops and Enterprise-Wide
  • Closing Address: Where Do I Go from Here? Professional & Career Development for Legal Ops Execs