VQ Newsletter October 2016 - VQ Forum on the future of legal service

2016-10-28T00:00:00

This issue of VQ Newsletter is dedicated to the seventh VQ Knowledge and Strategy Forum, held on 18 October 2016 in Stockholm. More than 180 law firm managers, general counsels and other legal market professionals attended the forum for discussions on the changing legal market and the future of legal service.

VQ Forum 2016 Coffee break 1 VQ Forum 2016 Coffee break 2

This year's main theme was reinvention and disruptive innovation. During the day, the speakers explored the impact of the current technological advances and the need for innovation and business development to prepare for the potential disruption of the legal market from different perspectives. Special focus was also given to the new blockchain technology and how it will drive the development further with smart contracts and support for automated processes. Furthermore, the risks involved with the developments was address as regards quality, ethics, client relationship and more.

VQ Forum 2016 Venue 1 VQ Forum 2016 Venue 2

In addition to providing insights on the changing legal market, the forum also aimed to create a platform for inspiring meetings and exchange of ideas between law firms and clients on how to adapt to the new legal market in a constructive way and how to further develop successful client-law firm relationships.

VQ Forum 2016 Lunch 1 VQ Forum 2016 Cocktail 1

Photos from the day are available here »

For a detailed summary of all sessions, please see VQ Newsletter October 2016 »

 

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