• "A great opportunity to meet up with peers, discuss common challenges and share experiences.” Sarah Gray, Santander UK
  • “Great speakers and networking opportunities.” Adam McArthur, AstraZeneca
  • "There are practical take-aways from the event I can implement now.” Matthew Glover, Colt
  • "Great mix of lawyers, legal companies and suppliers.” Rachel Kerr, Bupa
  • “Fresh, innovative and really helpful.” Helen Barker, Diageo

Speaker

Julia Chain

Managing Director

Advanced Discovery

Biography

Julia is the UK Managing Director of Advanced Discovery and has 25 years’ experience in the legal industry. Most recently Julia was at RPC Perform where she was instrumental in advising clients on technical implementations such as matter management, document assembly and contract management. In 2004, Julia founded Kite Consultancy where she advised law firms and in-house legal departments on a range of issues, from organisation and design, operations, technical implementations and strategy to leadership, development, and change management. The company merged with H4 and in 2009 was acquired by Huron Consulting with Julia becoming a UK-based managing director. Prior to these roles Julia, a qualified solicitor, was a managing partner at Anderson Legal, general counsel and board member at T-Mobile UK and worked at Shearman & Sterling in New York, and Herbert Smith in London specialising in corporate law.

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