How to lead through uncertainty in the financial services ecosystem



Managing change for in-house teams is very time consuming, yet legal teams are consistently expected to work ahead of the curve with unclear guidance and very little data. Brexit, Covid-19 and data privacy regulatory updates are a few but not exhaustive examples.

Navigating this landscape whilst advising the business on a day to day issues is challenging and taxing. So how have teams navigated times of turmoil thoughtfully and effectively whilst avoiding burnout?

  • How have teams managed risk and constantly changing regulation?
  • How have leaders addressed external change and internalised this into their organisations?
  • What are the skillsets that GCs have drawn on over the past year? Were any new skills developed?
  • What are the ways that teams have futureproofed their business?
  • Is there a way to legally and mentally prepare for what comes next?