60 second interview

John Beckett on the many hats worn by in-house lawyers

In our latest 60 second interview as part of the Legal Transformation Week, we heard from John Beckett, General Counsel Global Architectural Products and Global Business Services Division at Hunter Douglas, about the relationship between legal and compliance in 2024. How do you think legal and compliance should work together? What is the best model […]

Siân Ashton on why “technology should be the last thing you look at”

In our latest 60 second interview, TLT’s client services transformation partner Siân Ashton talks to The Lawyer about the need to challenge the assumption that technology is always the answer and how analysing processes can deliver the greatest improvements in efficiency. The pandemic has massively accelerated the pace of digital transformation. Is technology still a […]

‘Technical excellence won’t be king anymore’

In this latest 60-second interview, Peerpoint MD Carolyn Aldous talks to The Lawyer about changes to the legal market, trends in legal consulting and what successful legal teams will look like in the future. Has the pandemic changed your approach to the legal market? Our key values have stayed the same, but we’ve had to […]

‘Sustainable companies have been the relative ‘winners’ during COVID-19’

In our latest 60-second interview, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s global partner for client sustainability Tim Wilkins talks to The Lawyer about the effects of COVID-19 on the sustainability agenda, the expectation of standardisation and increased disclosure requirements around ESG, and three ways in which law firms can help further the ESG agenda. What has caused the […]