LOD Live: insights from in-house leaders

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Last updated: April 30, 2021

LOD Live is a series of webinars created in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. It's an opportunity for in-house legal professionals to come together and listen to leaders in their field share their stories, give practice advice and provides some deep insights.

So far in the series, we've had the following webinars:

How to work smarter and live better

Hosted by Anthony Wright and featuring Connie Carnabuci, General Counsel of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Cyril Peupion, Speaker & Author.

You can access the LOD Live recording here.

Leadership - it's not an individual sport

Hosted by Anthony Wright and featuring General Counsel & Group Executive of Qantas, Andrew Finch and Founder & Director, Performance By Design and former AFL Coach of the Sydney Swans & Melbourne Football Clubs (plus AFL Hall of Famer and former player) Paul Roos.

You can access the LOD Live recording here.

More than ‘just lawyers’ - proving and improving the ‘value’ of the legal team

Hosted by Anthony Wright and featuring Carmel Mulhern, Group General Counsel and Group Executive, Legal & Group Governance at Commonwealth Bank and Peggy O'Neal, Lawyer and President, Richmond Football Club. They bring their experiences and lessons learnt to answer your questions on how to demonstrate and prove the value lawyers bring to the table. 

You can access the LOD Live recording here.

No looking back

Hosted by LOD’s Founder Simon Harper and Service Development Director Nigel Rea, this webinar featured panellists Caroline Kenny, Associate GC at Facebook, and Simon Callander GC at William Hill. They shared their own experience and give some insight into what an in-house legal team will look like in 2021 and beyond.

You can access the LOD Live recording here.

At a crossroads?

Hosted by Chris Gibson and featuring Anna Golovsky, Executive Manager, Agility & Legal Operations at IAG, Kym Abbott, Managing Counsel, Toll Group and LOD's Austalia MD, Paul Cowling.

You can access the LOD Live recording here.

Keep, stop, start: lessons on managing through a crisis

Hosted by LOD's Stephen Mullins, this webinar featured the General Manager Regulatory Affairs, Corporate Legal Services and General Counsel NZ, at Westpac New Zealand, Mark Weenink, and the Deputy Chief Executive, System Leadership, at Crown Law, Dr Katie Elkin.

You can access the LOD Live recording here.

Diversity, bias and prejudice - how this impact people, teams and society

Hosted by LOD's Anthony Wright, this webinar featured Chaman Sidhu, Chief Legal Officer, Xero and Director, The Wheeler Centre; Justin Moses, In-house Lawyer, AIME; Dr. Katie Spearitt; Chief Executive Officer, Diversity Partners and Ruby Anandajayasekeram, Senior Legal Counsel, Shell.

You can access the LOD Live recording here. A summary is here.

Taking the next step: practical ideas to improve D&I

Hosted by LOD's Maria Passemard, this webinar featured Sandra Wallace, Joint Managing Director UK and Europe at DLA Piper; Lisa Gettins, Head of Employee Relations and People Policy at Virgin Media and Sally Macauley, Head of EMEA Legal Inbound and Operations at Google.

You can access the LOD Live recording here.

If you have any feedback on these episodes, please email lodinfo@lodlaw.com.