Welcome to The Lawyer’s legal events page. Below you’ll find details of our annual events.

You can also download the 2020 events calendar by clicking here.

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In-house Financial Services Virtual Conference

With 10+ sessions running over 3 days, The Lawyer’s In-house Financial Services Virtual conference brings together 200+ in-house legal counsel and compliance professionals from across the financial services sector to discuss, benchmark and exchange ideas. We will continue our focus on the practical challenges of the latest regulatory updates and how the global economic and political climate is impacting the culture of your business, including what impact the current pandemic is having on firms and the Financial Services sector as a whole.


30 June – 2 July 2020 | Online


Marketing Leadership Summit

The Marketing Leadership Summit is open to senior marketing and business development professionals operating at a strategic level within their firm who are looking to revolutionise the way their function operates. They represent some of today’s most innovative and forward-looking firms and play a key role in helping their firm prepare for the future.


TBC 2020 | The Runnymede on Thames Hotel and Spa, Surrey


The Business Leadership Summit

The Business Leadership Summit is an annual event designed to provide and debate answers to the big challenges facing law firms today and deal with questions around defining your law firm strategy in a tech-driven future. This event serves as the meeting place for senior law firm leaders from across the UK and Europe to network, share experiences and best practice, and be inspired by peers inside and outside of the legal industry.


28 September 2020 | etc. venue St. Paul’s, London


General Counsel Strategy Summit

The Lawyer’s two-day, VIP Summit brings together over 105 global, European and UK in-house general counsel and chief compliance officers to share best practice, trends and troubleshooting tips across different sectors and geographies, focused on how lawyers can demonstrate value within increasingly risk-conscious businesses.


30 September – 2 October 2020 | Luton Hoo Hotel


In-house Counsel as Business Partner

The Lawyer’s In-house Counsel as Business Partner is an event designed specifically for in-house lawyers where they can enhance their ability to meet the wider demands of their organisation, support their professional development needs and benchmark with their peers.


19 – 20 October 2020 | etc. venues County Hall, London


The Lawyer Awards

The Lawyer Awards are the leading awards initiative within the legal calendar and are unquestionably the largest celebration of legal excellence in Europe. Bringing together over 1,200 private practice lawyers and senior corporate counsel, the Awards reward best practice and celebrate excellence across the whole industry.


3 November 2020 | London Hilton on Park Lane


Managing Risk and Litigation Conference

From keeping abreast of potential risks, to discussing prevention and compliance tactics as well as tackling the latest dispute resolution challenges, the event delivers an unrivalled platform for education and networking.


19 November 2020 | etc. venues Houndsditch, London


The Lawyer European Awards

The Lawyer European Awards was the first initiative of its kind to reward and celebrate excellence across the European legal market. The awards scheme attracts entries from over 120 independent law firms headquartered in Europe and global firms across the Continent.


1 December 2020 | Grosvenor House Hotel, London