Litigation and other headaches facing in house counsel: real issues for in house counsel and those advising them.

Friday, 27 March 2015

2 x MCLE points
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Light breakfast provided

Speakers:

Rachel Lewis
“Internal and External Challenges facing In-house counsel: an insider’s perspective”

Rachel is General Counsel and Company Secretary at Holcim (Australia) Pty Ltd and a recent winner of the Future CEO’s of Australia Scholarship.

The Holcim Group is located in around 70 countries on all continents, has 300 sites across Australia and has been delivering construction materials in Australia since 1901.

Stephanie Carmichael
“Class Actions: an introduction”

Stephanie is a Senior Associate at Levitt Robinson Solicitors, with a wealth of litigation and class action experience.

Brett Imlay
“Shareholder’s remedies”

Brett is Special Counsel at Levitt Robinson Solicitors, holds a Masters Degree from Sydney University
and is an Accredited Specialist in Commercial Litigation. Together with Stephanie he heads up Levitt
Robinson’s Representative Action Division.

Joanne Shephard
“Companies in trouble: the role of legal and in-house counsel”

Joanne is a barrister at law admitted in May 2006. Joanne practices from Level 12 Wentworth Selborne Chambers specialising in commercial and corporations law, insolvency, equity and property.