Contributors

Ashton leads on the marketing strategy developed to enhance LexisNexis’ relationships with medium and large law firms across the UK. He is a qualified marketer with a demonstrated history of executing Account Based Marketing strategies across financial services and SaaS companies.

Alex Heshmaty is a legal copywriter and journalist with a particular interest in legal technology. He runs Legal Words, a legal copywriting and marketing agency.
Zosia is the Events Marketing Executive at LexisNexis UK. Working closely with all segments across the marketing team she helps deliver high quality event experiences for our customers. 

Kevin Wheeler has been advising professional services firms on all aspects of marketing and business development for more than 30 years. As a consultant he helps firms to manage and grow their key clients as well as to win new ones. As a Meyler Campbell qualified coach he works with partners and those approaching partnership to improve their BD skills.

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.

Technology

Future of Law

Is there a real skills gap for law firms around technology? What are the solutions? Do lawyers even need advanced tech skills? Chris O'Connor, Head of Segment Marketing...

Future of Law

Those of us growing up in the 1980s were all too aware of the dangers of machines thanks predominantly to Arnold Schwarzenegger's efforts in the Terminator films to...

Future of Law

As we move to a digital world and the likes of 'fake news' rises, can you really be sure your online legal research is legit?

Future of Law

Have you ever stopped to think how many times your face has been captured by Facial Recognition Technology? With many barriers and challenges to overcome what does the...

In-House

As part of our sector-focused series, we have spoken with our in-house Telecoms, Media & Technology (TMT) PSLs to outline the key legal trends to watch as 2019 draws to a...

Future of Law

Contracts bind people and companies to perform reciprocal actions, and invoke the force of law if they are formulated correctly. Some contracts are carried out...

Future of Law

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become an essential resource for financial institutions. Certain core operations couldn't function without process automation, and AI it...

In-House

Mark Yacano, global practice leader in managed legal services at global legal recruiting and advisory firm, Major, Lindsey & Africa, discusses the use of technology in...

Future of Law

Tech in the legal industry is pretty controversial, some lawyers love the progression, while others shy away in fear of it. In this article we look at how new...

Future of Law

In celebration of the upcoming Women of the Silicon Roundabout, one of the largest women in tech event series, we look at Freya Becker's journey taken breakdown gender...

Technology

LegalEdCon tech insights: What key skills should law firms be hiring for?
Future of Law

Is there a real skills gap for law firms around technology? What are the solutions? Do lawyers even need advanced tech skills? Chris O'Connor, Head of...

Innovation for innovation’s sake, or will new technology make a real impact on litigation?
Future of Law

Those of us growing up in the 1980s were all too aware of the dangers of machines thanks predominantly to Arnold Schwarzenegger's efforts in the...

Fact or fiction—Is your legal research legit?
Future of Law

As we move to a digital world and the likes of 'fake news' rises, can you really be sure your online legal research is legit?

Big Brother is watching—the impact of Facial Recognition Technology
Future of Law

Have you ever stopped to think how many times your face has been captured by Facial Recognition Technology? With many barriers and challenges to...

TMT Trends to Watch – Q4 2019
In-House

As part of our sector-focused series, we have spoken with our in-house Telecoms, Media & Technology (TMT) PSLs to outline the key legal trends to...

Legal tech: Slow contracts in a fast world
Future of Law

Contracts bind people and companies to perform reciprocal actions, and invoke the force of law if they are formulated correctly. Some contracts are...

The double-edged sword: Artificial intelligence in financial services
Future of Law

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become an essential resource for financial institutions. Certain core operations couldn't function without process...

Technology: the benefits, risks, trends and metrics to track – an interview with Mark Yacano, global practice leader in managed legal services at Major, Lindsey & Africa
In-House

Mark Yacano, global practice leader in managed legal services at global legal recruiting and advisory firm, Major, Lindsey & Africa, discusses the use...

How technology can reduce risk and time waste
Future of Law

Tech in the legal industry is pretty controversial, some lawyers love the progression, while others shy away in fear of it. In this article we look at...

Entering the tech industry—breaking down gender stereotypes
Future of Law

In celebration of the upcoming Women of the Silicon Roundabout, one of the largest women in tech event series, we look at Freya Becker's journey taken...