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Choosing the right technology for your law firm – advice from IT experts

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Manchester Chamber of Commerce

Elliot House

151 Deansgate

Manchester

M3 3WD

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With the right technology, firms can run more efficiently, satisfy clients better, research cases faster, stay on top of tasks, and maintain an output that keeps them competitive.

However, assessing the cost, compliance and operational considerations of selecting the right technology solutions for your law firm can be hard.

Our IT legal experts will explore the technology solutions that will keep your firm growing, wherever and however you work, with particular focus on Cloud technologies and cyber security.

Who should attend?

  • Partners and fee earners with IT responsibility
  • Legal IT managers
  • Practice Managers.

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8.00am – 8.30am - Arrival, coffee & registration.

8.30am - Intro – Andrew Fryatt, Managing Director, Zen Internet.

8.35am – 8.55am - Server versus Cloud.
A look at the differences between each approach; the security aspects and the key benefits. Sean Town, LawWare.

8.55am – 9.15am - Using technology to stay compliant.
How the power of legal technology can be used to simplify the management of risk and compliance. Denise Butler, Peacock Risk Management.

9.15am – 9.35am - My office is my sofa; the rise of the Virtual Lawyer.

A view of the key connectivity trends that will impact how law firms and individuals can operate and deliver new opportunities to support growth from anywhere. Justin Fielder, CTO, Zen Internet.

9.35am – 9.45am - Final Q&A & Wrap up - Andrew Fryatt, Zen internet.

9.45 - 10.30am - Networking.

Our Speakers

Sean Town, LawWare
Sean has worked for a number of leading software suppliers in roles ranging from software support to technical training. His wealth of experience gives him a unique perspective when helping clients and prospective clients in a wide range of IT topics.

Denise Butler, Peacock Risk Management
Denise Butler has worked in-house with legal firms in practice management, working alongside managers to meet the many challenges facing the legal profession. A highly experienced Lexcel consultant, she works with law firms to deliver compliance, cost savings and increased profitability.

Justin Fielder, Zen Internet

With over 25 years experience in a wide range of commercial environments, Justin brings a pragmatic approach that helps businesses harness technology to drive and sustain commercial growth. He has previously been a main driving force behind pioneering ISP Easynet, the first telecommunication company to implement Local Loop Unbundling.

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United Kingdom

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