IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Room C4.8, Convention Centre, Level 4

Session information

Law firm of the future: the vision of young lawyers

Wednesday 11 October (1115 - 1230)

Room C4.8, Convention Centre, Level 4


Law Firm Management Committee (Lead)
Young Lawyers' Committee


What do young lawyers envisage the law firm will look like in 10 to 15 years and how can today’s law firm management provide the support and necessary tools to develop the legal, technological and people skills as well as required leadership qualities in young lawyers so that they are equipped for the law firm of the future?

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Sebastian Mahr Graf Isola Attorneys at Law, Vienna, Austria
Susanna Norelid Norelid Advokatbyrå AB, Stockholm, Sweden; Vice Chair, Law Firm Management - Talent and Leadership Subcommittee
Irina Paliashvili RULG Ukrainian Legal Group, Kyiv, Ukraine


Titilayo Aina-Scott Akinlawon & Ajomo LP, Lagos, Nigeria
Michelle Bakhos Michelle Bakhos Law Practice, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; Co-Vice Chair , Young Lawyers' Committee
Marie Brasseur Altius, Brussels, Belgium
Hanim Hamzah KPMG, Singapore, Singapore
Chidera Eugene Igweagu PRINCIPLES LAW PARTNERSHIP, Rivers State, Nigeria
Rasem Kamal Kamal & Associates, Ramallah, Palestine
Hermann Knott Kunz Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB, Cologne, Germany; Member, Law Firm Management Committee Advisory Board
Marco Toni Loyens & Loeff, Zürich, Switzerland