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Speakers announced for GCLC Paris – 14-15 June 2017

I’m delighted to have many stand-out counsel confirmed to lead sessions of our Global Counsel Leaders Circle in Paris, 14-15 June. If our conference with same agenda in Chicago is any indication, it’s going to be great! At our Leadership session: Bruce Campbell, General Counsel for GE Grid Solutions (GE Energy) and Maria Pernas, Atos SVP & Group GC – Global Operations. On contract management: Marco Lechner, senior legal executive, Accenture and Fabienne Rehulka, GC EMEA, SwissRe. Joining them are Orrick partners Charles Adams, former US Ambassador to Finland and contract negotiation expert; Alessandro De Nicola, head of Orrick’s European Corporate Group, and other excellent speakers.

Looking forward to the sharing of great ideas and valuable exchange among participating global legal/compliance leaders. Hot topics include: Improving CyberSecurity: The Global Counsel Leader’s Role and Leading the Lean Legal/Compliance Team: delivering higher value and performance. Contact Events@GCLeaderCircle.org for more info.