Advisory Panel

  • Kenneth Grady

    Adjunct Professor

    Michigan State University College of Law

    Ken Grady is an Adjunct Professor at Michigan State University College of Law and a member of the LegalRnD Faculty. Ken speaks on various topics including innovation, the future of business and law, technology, and leadership. He is the editor and principal auth…

  • Andrew Haslam

    UK eDisclosure Project Manager

    Squire Patton Boggs

    Andrew joined the London office in 2016 as UK eDisclosure Project Manager, after nearly 20 years of working as an independent consultant. He supports the Litigation and International Dispute Resolution Practice Groups. Working closely with the Practice Grou…

  • Peter Wright

    Managing Director

    DigitalLawUK

    Peter Wright is a Solicitor and leading expert in Data Protection, Cybersecurity and Social Media Law. As Managing Director of DigitalLawUK, he advises clients from across the UK, Europe, Middle East and North America and has a strong following in the creat…

  • Chris White

    Global CIO

    Clyde & Co

    Chris started his career in Financial Services holding senior IT positions at NPI Asset Management, Schroders, Henderson Investors and Cogent Investment Operations. He joined Law Firm Ashurst as CIO in 2002. Since leaving in 2009 he has undertaken the role of I…

  • Abby Ewen

    IT Director

    Berrymans Lace Mawer

    Abby has been IT Director at BLM for three years following 10 years at Simmons & Simmons where she was Director of Business Transformation. Prior to that she spent 10 years at Withers. Abby is responsible for aligning technology change across the firm in a stra…

  • Sayid Hussein

    Head of Information Technology

    Dentons UK & ME Region

    Dentons are the world’s largest law firm, offering clients more services in more locations than any other legal services provider. 145 locations serving 60+ countries, Sayid has had a 17 year career in I.T and provides hands on leadership for the continue…

  • Steve Sumner

    Director of IT

    Taylor Vinters

    Steve Sumner is the IT Director at Taylor Vinters, an international law firm, supporting the businesses which drive the innovation economy, and the entrepreneurs and private wealth that underpin them. With a practice that is global, operating from innovation…

  • Maurice Cashman

    Director, Enterprise Architects, Principle Engineer

    McAfee (Intel Security)

    Mo Cashman is the Director of the Enterprise Architecture team at Intel Security. He has over 15 years’ experience designing, implementing and managing cyber security solutions for large government and enterprise customers globally. In his current role, M…

  • Bruna Pellicci

    CIO

    Ashurst

    Bruna Pellicci is the Global IT Director at Ashurst. She has 27 years’ experience of working in IT across sectors including law and pathology. She has spent much of her time leading and transforming the IT capability of major organisations. Bruna speciali…

  • Lucy Dillon

    CKO

    Reed Smith

    Lucy is responsible for the delivery of the firm’s knowledge and information strategy. Her role is to ensure easy access to the relevant information and knowledge required to deliver exceptional client service. Using technology and project management to de…

  • Eric Hunter

    Director of Knowledge, Technology & Innovation Strategies

    Bradford & Barthel

    Eric Hunter is the Director of Knowledge, Technology & Innovation Strategies at Bradford & Barthel, LLP, Executive Director of Spherical Models, LLC and a legal industry futurist. Eric leads the Spherical Models team focusing on spherical business i…

  • Orlando Conetta

    Head of Research & Development

    Pinsent Masons LLP

    Orlando is responsible for R&D on new products and platforms at Pinsent Masons LLP. He has degrees in both Computer Science and Law and specialises in the application of AI technologies to legal tasks. Orlando invented Pinsent Masons’ TermFrame plat…

  • Janet Day

    Consultant

    Janet Day Ltd

    Janet has worked in the broad sphere of legal IT virtually all her working life – even her MBA speciality was ‘Competitive Advantage in the Legal Profession’. After working in administration at A&O, Janet set up a specialist consultancy practice look…