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

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In-house Financial Services Conference

The Financial Services world is a fast-paced, high pressure and forward-thinking environment exposed to constant change. Legal counsel and compliance officers working in this sector need to continuously be on top of the latest regulatory and socioeconomic changes to guide their business to success and remain relevant in changing times.


2020 | etc. venues Fenchurch Street


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.


TBC 2020 | Asia Gardens, Spain


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.


11 – 12 June 2020 | The Runnymede on Thames Hotel and Spa, Surrey


In-house Real Estate Forum

The real estate industry is now facing the challenge of moving from one based on bricks and mortar organisations to businesses dealing with ‘customer centricity’. This trend is raising issues related to technology, data and privacy. For legal advisers this means there is now a suite of matters that traditional propco legal teams and their external teams are unlikely to have had to tackle before.


1 July 2020 | Central 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.


24 June 2020 | Grosvenor House, London


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


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


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


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