Legal Innovation and Design Thinking - A CPD event on the latest Trends in...

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Gold Bar

11 Morrison Street

Hobart, Tasmania 7000


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Legally Yours, together with ACCA Tasmania and Hive Legal, present a CPD panel discussion on legal innovation and design thinking.

Join our esteemed panel of Tasmanian legal experts, where we discuss new trends in innovation and legal service delivery, learn about legal design thinking and CX processes, understand the role legal tech plays in innovation, and where to begin.

Key takeaways will include:

-understanding trends in flexible/remote workplace practices;

-learn about the different pricing models being implemented and experimented with;

-understand how legal services can be delivered differently;

-learn about what design thinking is and what are the creative processes involved;

-understand why legal tech is important for innovation;

-understand the challenges and the benefits to both Legal Counsels and private practice firms in adopting innovation and design thinking; and

-where to begin?

Who is the event for?

Tasmanian Legal Counsels and Lawyers in private practice


Melissa Lyon, Associate Principal at Hive Legal, Melissa is a Business Development and Innovation specialist committed to assisting law firms and professional services providers develop and utilise client focussed business development skills and innovation programs.

Claire Myers, A Legal and Governance professional, Claire has proven experience in a variety of fields including Government, Procurement, Aquaculture, Energy and FinancialMarkets.

Theo Kapodistrias, Award winning Lawyer, Director, Speaker and Tasmanian Ambassador, Theo is an innovative thinker with a solution-focused approach to tackling issues. Theo's aim is to be a leader in everything he does and work hard to provide efficient and useful legal services.

Wes Young is Co-Founder of Legally Yours, ex-Head of legal/strategy for the Graeme Wood Foundation, and is an experienced commercial lawyer. Wes has worked with some of the country's largest companies and best known entrepreneurs, providing legal and strategic advice.


Karen Finch, CEO of Legally Yours

Karen is a Legal Enhancer, Non-practising Solicitor, Board Member of Australian Legal Tech Association (ALTA), CEO, and Co-Founder of Legally Yours. Karen is passionate about driving change in the legal industry by creating convenient, easy access to fixed-fee lawyers throughout Australia and believes in empowering community to enable them to understand their legal rights and obligations. Karen is also on mission to help enhance the way lawyers deliver their legal services by educating them on fixed-fee and value based pricing. As Uber did for transport and Air BnB did for finding accommodation, Legally Yours is doing for access to legal services in Australia.


Hive Legal

Hive Legal was founded by a group of experienced partners from large law firms who sought to re-design legal services and to remove unnecessary barriers and costs. Our vision is to create a truly contemporary, innovative Australian law firm which improves the experience for our clients, our team and our network. Hive Legal is a commercial law firm with a difference. We are unhindered by legacy infrastructure and process allowing our best people to use their core skills and energy to do what they do best.

Australian Corporate Counsel of Australia (Tasmania)

The Association of Corporate Counsel is a global association that promotes the common interests of in house lawyers who work for corporations, government and other private companies through information, advocacy, networking opportunities and CPD events.

*This event can be nominated 1 CPD point at the discretion of the attendee

**Light refreshments will be served from 6.00pm until 6.30pm, with the panel discussion commencing at 630pm.

***Please note Legally Yours' media team will be videoing and taking photos at this special event. Please be aware that when you RSVP you give consent for these to be posted on our social media channels as well as those of our event partners & sponsors

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Gold Bar

11 Morrison Street

Hobart, Tasmania 7000


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