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Speaker

Nilema Bhakta- Jones

CEO

Alacrity Law Limited

Biography

Alacrity is a legal relationship management platform which enhances the relationships between law firms and clients. Its intuitive cloud-based platform enables clients and firms to manage all their matters through a centralised system, reducing inefficiency, rewarding value creation and promoting high quality and consistent service delivery.

Nilema was General Counsel of Ascential plc (250 FTSE) for 11 years and advised on international and domestic M&A, JVs, IP and a broad range of legal contentious & regulatory issues. She is a regular speaker on legal industry developments and panellist. Nilema was called to the Bar in 1994, worked for the British Government Legal Service, later for Simmons & Simmons for 6 years before becoming a GC. She is listed in The Lawyer’s Hot100 for 2013, Legal Business GC Powerlist 2016,  and awarded 2017 Global Counsel award by Legal Era Conclave and the Inspirational Women in Law Award – Champion of the Year 2018 by First100years and Sparks21.