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Amy leads the content marketing strategy for LexisNexis UK, writing thought leadership and product content for marketing campaigns, insight reports and legal industry magazines. She is an established writer and researcher, having contributed in national publications, such as City A.M. and Financial IT. She is also one of the writers and digital editors of LexisNexis' insights blogs, the Future of Law and the In-house blog.

Connie graduated from the University of Exeter in 2018 with a BA degree in History and Politics, where she spent time as the Online Editor for an arts and lifestyle magazine. As part of the Marketing team at LexisNexis UK, Connie works predominantly within the Digital Marketing division. She provides support through administrative tasks, including research and reporting, and has assisted with the coordination of campaigns. 

Managing Director - Dispute Resolver Consultancy

Dana Denis-Smith is the CEO and founder of Obelisk Support, a legal services provider offering flexible legal solutions to FTSE100 and law firms with highly-skilled lawyers. Obelisk Support was listed as one of the fastest-growing businesses in Europe in 2018 by the Financial Times.

A TedX speaker, Dana regularly speaks at industry events and in the media on gender equality, entrepreneurship and legal technology. In 2019, she was recognised by the Legal 500 for Outstanding Achievement in Legal Services and in 2018, she was voted Legal Personality of the Year at the LexisNexis Awards

Ben Trott is the Founder and Managing Director at Marketing Lawyers, a full-service marketing agency and consultancy to Law Firms.

Ben is a Law Firm Marketing & Management Consultant, Speaker and Writer. He was previously one of the youngest Directors of a Law Firm in the UK. Sitting on the senior management board for a national law firm, Ben specialises in Law Firm management, marketing, business development and lead generation. Over 36 months he transformed a legal website from bringing in £250k pa in fees to over £2m pa.

Ben has worked for both national corporate and high street law firms as well as a Barristers Chambers. He has a degree in Law and Business and has experience in running an online travel business.

Ben advises law firms across the world on marketing and business development, having clients in the UK, Europe, Asia and the Far East.

Ben’s expertise includes: advising on all central service strategies in running a law firm, online marketing/digital marketing, blogging, headhunting, PR, events, website development/creation, social media, google analytics, customer journey refinement, SEO, CRO, sales & conversion skills, training, explainer videos, Legal 500 / Chambers & Partners submissions, PPC and team management/mentoring. 

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Future of Law

The legal sector is supposedly a late adopter of technology. In fact, today, lawyers are embracing technology more and more. Currently in the legal industry, you can’t...

Future of Law

COVID-19 has posed a once in a generation challenge for many law firms. Our Bellwether survey found that 57% of firms have responded by furloughing staff to control...

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In-House

Legal research is the process of conducting, identifying, and retrieving legal information required to establish facts and reach new conclusions on a decision. The...

Future of Law

With a new decade upon us Dana Denis-Smith, CEO at Obelisk Support, takes a dive into the future trends of the legal profession.

Future of Law

What is the impact of COVID-19 on legal demand? Which practice areas are the most (and least) impacted by coronavirus? On 12th June, the Office for National Statistics...

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Future of Law

COVID-19 is impacting law firms all around the world in an unparalleled way. Client & team meetings are now virtual and so are most courts and tribunals. The standard way...

In-House

How to build the legal function at a tech scaleup. There are in-house legal jobs, and then there are in-house legal jobs. Joining an established team at a large...

In-House

Our next weekly free to attend, 45 min Covid-19 discussion sessions will take place on the 26th May from 10:15am – 11am - hosted in partnership with Radius Law and F-Lex....

In-House

5 ways legal departments can protect and prepare their organisations to thrive in the ‘new normal’

In-House

Our weekly free to attend, 45 min Tuesday morning virtual Covid-19 sessions are continuing throughout May in partnership with Radius Law and F-Lex

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Legal tech, lawtech, let’s call the whole thing off
Future of Law

The legal sector is supposedly a late adopter of technology. In fact, today, lawyers are embracing technology more and more. Currently in the legal industry, you can’t...

Could furloughed staff be reimagined to create new business opportunities? Q&A with Brian Evans, Managing Partner at Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors
Future of Law

COVID-19 has posed a once in a generation challenge for many law firms. Our Bellwether survey found that 57% of firms have responded by furloughing staff to control...

Legal research - An overview
In-House

Legal research is the process of conducting, identifying, and retrieving legal information required to establish facts and reach new conclusions on a decision. The...

Welcome to the 2020s – a decade of risk and reinvention
Future of Law

With a new decade upon us Dana Denis-Smith, CEO at Obelisk Support, takes a dive into the future trends of the legal profession.

LexisNexis Insights: What is the real impact of COVID-19 on the legal sector?
Future of Law

What is the impact of COVID-19 on legal demand? Which practice areas are the most (and least) impacted by coronavirus? On 12th June, the Office for National Statistics...

How COVID-19 is changing the legal landscape for small firms
Future of Law

COVID-19 is impacting law firms all around the world in an unparalleled way. Client & team meetings are now virtual and so are most courts and tribunals. The standard way...

In-house insights: Building the legal function at a tech scaleup – Richard Mabey, CEO of Juro
In-House

How to build the legal function at a tech scaleup. There are in-house legal jobs, and then there are in-house legal jobs. Joining an established team at a large...

Senior Counsel Event: How legal departments can use lessons learnt to protect and support their organisations
In-House

Our next weekly free to attend, 45 min Covid-19 discussion sessions will take place on the 26th May from 10:15am – 11am - hosted in partnership with Radius Law and F-Lex....

5 ways legal departments can protect and prepare their organisations to thrive in the ‘new normal’
In-House

5 ways legal departments can protect and prepare their organisations to thrive in the ‘new normal’

Share experiences and best steps to protect and prepare your organisations through the coronavirus pandemic.
In-House

Our weekly free to attend, 45 min Tuesday morning virtual Covid-19 sessions are continuing throughout May in partnership with Radius Law and F-Lex