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Leigh Dance has written, published and spoken extensively on many aspects of global legal services, at major global conferences and in business and legal industry publications worldwide, including The Wall Street Journal.  Click here for our extensive archive of past (we believe still insightful!) published articles.

Dance is author of Bright Ideas:  Insights from Legal Luminaries Worldwide, published by Mill City Press and available on Amazon.  Bright Ideas is a compilation of 23 original essays by leaders and influencers around the world.

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Speakers announced for GCLC Chicago – 18-19 May 2017

We’re delighted to announce the following group of distinguished leaders confirmed to speak or lead discussions at the upcoming Global Counsel Leaders Circle in Chicago, taking place the evening of May 18 and all-day May 19Click for the full agenda.  A few seats remain for senior legal and compliance counsel with global companies to join members in this roundtable event.  Contact: Events@GCLeaderCircle.org for more info. Kate Collins, General Counsel, International Abbott Labs Stephanie Corey, founding partner, UpLevelOps Leigh Dance, Exec Director, Global Counsel Leaders Circle Peter George, Partner, Baker McKenzie Michael Hatfield, Chief Counsel, Global Business Services, Mondelēz Global Alexia Henriksen, Global Genera Counsel, Volvo Financial Services Jon Hoak, founding partner, UpLevel Ops Chad Jerdee, Group General Counsel, Accenture David Lashway, Head of CyberSecurity practice, Baker McKenzie Theo Ling, partner Baker McKenzie Oscar Romero, General Counsel, Bridgestone Firestone CNA