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October 20

Junior Lawyer Virtual Lunch: Tech & Key Skills

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Junior Lawyer Virtual Lunch - November

This is November's continuation of our Junior Lawyer Virtual Lunch Series run by Sophie Gould, Flex Legal's Head of Learning and Development. These events offer legal industry insights, professional tips, and networking opportunities, and are run in conjunction with LexisNexis and Crafty Counsel.

Aimed at junior lawyers, e.g. paralegals and trainees, this series brings together a thriving community of legal professionals.

November’s Event: Tech and Key Skills for Junior Lawyers

November's event will focus on what tech and key skills you as junior lawyers should have a good grasp on to accelerate your career and become a valuable member of your team.

We'll be answering these questions and more with Christopher Tart-Roberts, Head of Lawtech and Chief Knowledge & Innovation Officer at Macfarlanes.

Christopher Tart-Roberts

Chris is head of the Lawtech group at Macfarlanes. He works with clients to develop technological solutions for legal problems, offering new and innovative ways of tackling clients’ most complex issues and enhancing and streamlining the firm’s existing services.

Chris specialises in legal services innovation, including the application of artificial intelligence and data analytics to legal practice, the automation of processes, expertise and standard documentation, legal process and project management and the application of other innovative solutions in a legal practice context. He has a particular focus on digital products, working with clients to understand their businesses and the issues they face, and designing solutions to fulfil their specific legal needs and requirements.

Chris is also a member of the Law Society’s Technology & Law Committee, the City of London’s Lawtech Sounding Board, and the Harvard Law School Innovation Colloquium.