IFLR Women in Business Law Forum 2018

June 14, 2018, Waldorf Hilton, London 



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International Financial Law Review hosted the fifth annual Women in Business Law Forum which took place at the Waldorf Hilton in London on June 14, 2018 .

This one-day peer-led event featured some of Europe’s leading lawyers, with interactive discussions covering best practice and the importance of talent retention, leadership and networking to advance your career or practice. Europe’s leading women general counsel shared their personal journeys through their legal career, offering an insight into any challenges they have overcome.

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Attendees benefited from:

  • Hear personal stories from some of Europe’s leading general counsel and private practitioners on how they mapped their career path
  • Consider the effect of gender and discrimination in the workplace and what initiatives can support practical progress
  • Join interactive discussions on leadership to build your business and advance your career
  • Examine the importance of emotional intelligence for effective communication & employee wellbeing
  • Attend practical, lively workshops to enhance talent management skills in your organisation
  • Work with your peers to identify viable solutions around retaining talented women in your workplace

Who attended:

  • Bankers’ counsel
  • Corporate counsel
  • Private practice partners
  • Private practice associates
  • Other professional services

Kevin Pragas
+44 (0) 207 779 8938

Natalie Canter
+44 (0) 207 779 8730

Jamil Ahad
+44 (0) 207 779 8767


  Arthur Cox

  DLA piper


Shearman Sterling

   White and Case  



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