Legal Lift is the groundbreaking, one-day event for in-house and outside counsel that transforms how legal professionals connect and build relationships.

The first of its kind, this experience explores the evolution of the legal buying process while fostering meaningful dialogue and cultivating a deep understanding of how modern professional networks are forged and maintained.

With unparalleled attendee support and interactive programming, Legal Lift creates an environment where law firm partners and corporate counsel establish strong connections based on overlapping interests and professional needs. Attendees engage in dynamic panel sessions, thought-provoking roundtable discussions, and hands-on workshops, all meticulously crafted to deliver an exceptional networking experience. The day ends with a reception where attendees can relax and continue meaningful conversations.

Discover new strategies, gain actionable insights, and leave with valuable relationships that will elevate your practice and drive your success.

NOVEMBER 7, 2024 | NYC

Vishal Anand

(He/Him)

The Walt Disney Company

Director, Legal Business Operations/ Outside Counsel Management

Julia Bennett

(She/Her)

Davis Wright Tremaine

CMBDO

Aaron Boersma

(He/Him)

Ford Motor Co.

Spend Innovation Lead

Alexandra Guajardo

(She/Her)

BCLP

Global Director of Commercial Strategy

Jordan Martell

(He/Him)

Central Insurance

General Counsel

Elizabeth (Murphy) Miller

(She/Her)

Legal Ops Luminary

Patrick A. Rogers

(He/Him)

Hinckley Allen

Managing Partner

Alex G. Romain

(He/Him)

Jenner & Block

Litigation Partner

Vartan Saravia

(He/Him)

HM.CLAUSE (a Limagrain company)

General Counsel

Bill Shepherd

(He/Him)

Holland & Knight

Executive Partner

David Ackert

(He/Him)

David Ackert is the Co-Founder and CEO of Ackert, Inc. and its subsidiary, PipelinePlus. As a highly regarded business development thought leader, David has pioneered revenue enablement programs for hundreds of professional services firms around the globe. He is the founder of several technology platforms, including the PipelinePlus software suite. David’s forthcoming business development book, The Short List, is anticipated to release in the Fall of 2024.

Rich Bracken

(He/Him)

For over twenty years, Rich Bracken has been researching how businesses of all sizes and their teams rise and fall with various styles of leadership and employee engagement. Combining his experience as an award-winning salesperson, marketer, and client service expert, Rich brings a unique and refreshing blend of empathy and positivity that resonates with professionals from every level and background.