Firm General Counsel Summit
Holland & Knight Program
Portland, OR 97205
This summit is designed for the general counsel, ethics counsel or managing partner of small to midsize law firms. Attorneys from Holland & Knight's Legal Profession Team, including Allison Martin Rhodes and Peter Jarvis, will be joined by other industry professionals to lead interactive discussions that provide relevant and practical insights into the challenges of managing risk at firms employing between 30 and 250 lawyers.
The summit will be held at The Hotel Lucia, a charming boutique hotel in the heart of Portland. Events will begin on the evening of November 2 with a welcome reception, followed by summit sessions on November 3-4. The week will conclude on the afternoon of November 5 with an optional excursion.
- Wednesday, November 2 | Opening Reception, 6:00 p.m.
- Thursday, November 3 | "The Academy" will present practiced perspectives on developing and managing the role of a general counsel, an in-depth discussion of conflict-of-interest issues and a behind-the-scenes look at professional liability insurance.
- Friday, November 4 | "The Roundtable" sessions will discuss lateral hiring, retention and merger issues, emerging conflict screening strategies, data security and managing complaints of all kinds.
- Saturday, November 5 | Optional Excursion to Willamette Valley Winery to taste some of the world's finest pinot noir.