Conferences

Keynote on small law firms as entrepreneurs

Posted by on 20/09/2015 at 11:00 pm

… I will be giving a keynote address on ‘small law firms as entrepreneurs’ at the Law Society (England & Wales) Small Firms Division annual conference 2015. This conference takes place in two locations on two dates: London – 24th September and Leeds – 6th October. Here is a teaser of what I will be talking […]

How to win business online: Legal Futures From Click 2 Client Conference 2015 – Reviewed

Posted by on 14/07/2015 at 8:40 am

… The first Legal Futures From Click 2 Client Conference (sponsored by NatWest and mmadigital) took place last year and I was privileged to be invited to speak at it on the topic of making the best of social media. I thoroughly enjoyed that conference and returned to this year’s event as an eager delegate. […]

Legal Practice Management Conference 2015 – Reviewed

Posted by on 26/05/2015 at 8:38 am

… On 19 May 2015 I travelled down to London for the Legal Practice Management Conference organised by the Legal Support Network. Billed as “the only event for practice managers in small to medium law firms” it is aimed exclusively at professional managers from on average 2-25 partner firms. This was the fourth year of […]

LawFest 2014: Something rather special

Posted by on 23/07/2014 at 7:55 am

… The stage is set for an inspiring #LawFest – for lawyers, courtesy of the inspirational @LBCWiseCounsel pic.twitter.com/U4Bv10iMBa — Jerry Angrave (@Empathyce) July 18, 2014 I go to a fair few legal conferences every year and often report about them on here. When I saw early tweets about LawFest it was clear that something very […]

Reinvent Law London 2014 – It’s all about the people

Posted by on 12/07/2014 at 10:28 am

… I usually write a review of Reinvent Law London: having done so for the first such event, when it was called LawTech Camp London 2012, and the second, Reinvent Law London 2013. This year I was speaking at Reinvent Law London 2014. I have already posted on here my talk on ‘Improving‘ and the […]

Tweets on Improving a Law Firm

Posted by on 11/07/2014 at 9:02 am

… My last post was on what I said about improving a law firm at Reinvent Law London 2014. This post is on what others said on Twitter about my talk. Interest seemed to be piqued most on pop-up law and having fun. Two of the more novel concepts for lawyers perhaps! @BrianInkster up next at #ReinventLaw […]

Improving for Reinvent Law London 2014

Posted by on 04/07/2014 at 11:40 pm

… On 20th June I did a 6 minute Ignite talk at Reinvent Law London on Improving. Here are the slides together with a transcript of the talk (it possibly didn’t go exactly like that on the day!) 1. Introduction I am Brian Inksters. Founder of Inksters Solicitors: A law firm with its headquarters in Glasgow, […]

Improving at Reinvent Law

Posted by on 10/05/2014 at 1:10 pm

… I am speaking at Reinvent Law London on 20 June 2014. The title of my talk is ‘Improving’, inspired by a blog post of the same name by Jon Busby : Improving. The truth is that lawyers are trying to reinvent themselves into something they will never be instead of improving on what they actually […]

Lawyers doing business online: From Click to Client Conference

Posted by on 26/04/2014 at 10:45 am

… I have been a bit critical of late of legal technology and legal futurist conferences that are looking far into the future and not concentrating on what can actually be achieved by law firms here and now. It is refreshing therefore to see the programme for Legal Futures’ next event: The NatWest mmadigital From Click 2 […]