ARLINGTON, Va., March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA today announced the dates and locations for its 2016 Big Law Business Event series, which includes live events, Webinars and podcasts focused on issues shaping the legal profession this year and beyond. Big Law Business is the company's online community site featuring news, videos, and contributed commentary that highlight trends and developments shaping the legal industry. Information on this year's events is available at www.bna.com/Big-Law-Business-Event-Series.
"We are very excited to build on the tremendous success of the events we hosted in Big Law Business's inaugural year with conferences and summits in 2016 that will address topical issues impacting professionals in Big Law," said Scott Mozarsky, President, Cross Platform Division, Bloomberg BNA. "Big Law Business, as the leading community site for news and insights pertaining to the business of law, is uniquely positioned to bring together luminaries and thought leaders from the legal field. These events will enable them to share their experiences, insights and intelligence to enable attendees to better adapt to — and capitalize on — the significant disruption impacting the legal industry."
The Diversity & Inclusion Conference will take place May 3 in New York City. It will feature chief legal counsel and corporations' senior diversity officers — as well as law firm managing partners — discussing ways to drive diversity and inclusion in the profession. Confirmed speakers are author Patricia Gillette, a former partner at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe and Dr. Rohini Anand, Senior Vice President of Corporate Responsibility and Global Chief Diversity Officer at Sodexo.
The 2nd Annual Big Law Business Summit will be held June 9 in New York City and features keynote interviews, presentations and panel discussions with Big Law leaders. Speakers at the full-day event will include leaders of the nation's largest law firms and corporate legal departments. This fall, Bloomberg BNA will bring its Big Law Business Summit to Los Angeles for the Summit of the West.
The invitation-only Big Law Business Marketing Roundtable takes place March 31 in Washington, D.C. and features law firm managing partners, practice group leaders and business development professionals.
Big Law Business will also offer a number of Webinars throughout the year on timely legal issues.
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