Aspire Junior In-house Lawyer Event - Wednesday 13th September

Aspire Junior In-house Lawyer Event - Wednesday 13th September

We hope you can join us for our next Aspire event taking place on Wednesday 13th September 2017.

 Where:Etc Venues, The Hatton, 51-53 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8HN
When:Wednesday 13th September 2017
16:00 Registration & refreshments
16:30 Session starts
19:00 - 20:00 Networking drinks
Agenda:Soft skills: Diversity and Inclusion 
Chris White, Founder of Aspiring Solicitors will share insights and learnings around approaching the topic of Diversity and Inclusion  within the in-house legal community.

Legal skills: Commercials Contracts Update
Jason Saiban from Charles Russell Speechly will provide a Commercial Contracts update.

Interactive Q&A Panel
Hear from members of the Aspire Advisory Board on their personal experiences, lessons learned and best practice gained in the early stages of their legal careers in-house.
Register:As always, we hope you will join us for networking drinks from 19:00.

 

Aspire is free to join and open to all in-housers in the early stages of their legal career. For more information about our speakers or to register your place please click here.

Should you have any questions relating to the event please contact our events team.

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Sophie is Head of Learning & Development at F-LEX Legal - an award winning legal tech startup helping law firms and organisations manage a flexible work force and supporting lawyers to make smarter life/work choices. 

As part of her portfolio career Sophie runs various learning and development and networking forums for in-house lawyers and mentors junior lawyers.  These include Flying Solo for small and solo legal teams and Aspire for junior in-house lawyers which she runs for LexisNexis UK.  She also works with schools and organisations to promote social mobility within the legal profession, working with The Social Mobility Business Partnership and Aspiring Solicitors. 

She trained as a lawyer in the City and worked as an in-house lawyer for 10 years including as Head of Legal for Virgin Radio and Ginger Media Group.  

Outside of work she is happily married with three sons and enjoys morning walks along the beach with her two dogs.