Join us for the launch of Aspire in the north of England - 24 May 2018

Join us for the launch of Aspire in the north of England - 24 May 2018

LexisNexis, the C&I Yorkshire and the Law Society Leeds JLD have joined forces to launch Aspire - a new, free networking and professional development forum for junior lawyers from paralegals through to solicitors of 5 years’ PQE from across the north of England.

Unique in its approach to help in-house lawyers succeed from day one, the forum aims to provide legal and soft skills training alongside an opportunity to network, compare notes and swap stories with others embarking on their in-house legal careers.

Speakers for the launch event include:

- Simon Tingle, regulatory lawyer, Pinsent Masons will provide an update on privilege

- Sophie Gould, Head of In-house, LexisNexis providing best practice and practical tips on personal development planning

- Mark Amsden, Company Secretary, Yorkshire Water (previous GC Morrisons) sharing his personal experiences in-house, including top career tips to accelerate your career and what senior in-house lawyers look for when recruiting junior team members

Networking drinks will also be available after the session from 7 PM.

Find out more and register to attend the launch event 

Why join?
There are benefits for attendees and the teams and organisations they support.

By encouraging junior team members to join Aspire, a team and organisation will see benefits through the improvement of both legal skills and

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Louisa leads marketing for the in-house legal community at LexisNexis. She joined the dedicated in-house team at LexisNexis four years ago and has a passion for driving and facilitating initiatives which are customer-focused at their heart. Her vision is to support in-house counsel succeed in their fast-evolving role based on deep insight, data analysis and best practice gathered across the in-house community.

Prior to her in-house focused role, Louisa led the marketing for the bar and mid-market private practice sectors as well as product marketing lead for LexisPSL – LexisNexis’ cloud based, practical guidance and legal research software solution.

She brings 20 years’ marketing experience both client and agency side, specialising in B2B marketing in the Legal, TMT (Telco, Media and Technology) and Financial Services industries. In both South Africa, Europe and the UK.

Louisa is also an active member on the LexisNexis Gender Equality Matters (GEM) steering committee and is involved with the Families at LexisNexis Group which brings together, supports and lobbies for change those with an interest in balancing the challenges of work and family.