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Thank you to all who joined us in NYC in October for BLC's 2023 North America Conference!

10th Annual

BUYING LEGAL CONFERENCE:

OCTOBER 24-25, NEW YORK CITY


Engage, learn, and collaborate with an unmatched gathering of industry expert practitioners from many of the world's most sophisticated legal departments.

Master the latest best practices and gain unique up-to- the-minute insights into the most vital and current developments sweeping through our legal ecosystem.

  • Gain actionable insights and cutting-edge approaches
  • Learn best practices from experts from the top legal organizations 
  • Connect with respected colleagues and develop new connections with industry leaders
  • Uncover novel solutions to your most pressing challenges

Learn from leading legal organizations including:








  • Johnson & Johnson 
  • UBS
  • Uber
  • Bank of America
  • Princeton University
  • U.S. Bank
  • Novartis

...and other leading legal departments with world-class practices





  • Salesforce
  • GSK
  • Twilio
  • FanDuel
  • Valley National Bank
  • Microsoft
  • Paypal

THE FUTURE OF LEGAL SOURCING AWAITS

See how top companies address legal department evolution

amidst a turbulent legal ecosystem


Learn how market leaders are succeeding across the most important challenges

facing legal departments and legal sourcing including:


 AI & Legal Technology  Managing Cost Inflation
Legal Market Turbulence  ESG & DEI

LEARN FROM INDUSTRY LEADERS

Silvia Hodges Silverstein

Founder

Buying Legal Council

Paul Lewis III

Director, Global Category Lead,

Legal Services Procurement

Johnson & Johnson

Thomas Barothy

Board of Directors, UnitedLex

Former Group Legal COO

UBS

Karen Helten

Outside Counsel Senior Manager

Salesforce

Andie Lam

Director, Global Category Manager, Legal

Novartis

Bernardine Lai

Director,

Outside Counsel Relationships

U.S. Bank

Jessica Williams

Director of Legal Team

Strategy & Operations

FanDuel

Zane Riester

Senior Counsel

Johnson & Johnson


Andy Krebs

Senior Director, Head of Legal Operations

Twilio

Milly Parekh

Senior Manager,

Litigation Operations

Johnson & Johnson


Adrienne Fox

Director, Global Procurement,

Legal Services

Novartis

Dan Reed

Chairman & Founder

UnitedLex

Matt Rossman

Manager, Shared Services Sourcing

Valley Bank

Jean Yang

Vice President & Co-Founder,

AI Center of Excellence

Onit



Alec Guettel

Co-Founder, Knowable & Axiom Law

Knowable

Chris Bennett

Senior Enterprise Account Manager

Onit


Steven Kelts

Lecturer on AI & Ethics

Princeton University

Joey Litman

General Counsel

Lumivero


Katie Bosley

Director, Enterprise Solutions

UnitedLex

Jonathan Greenblatt

Vice President of Legal

LinkSquares

  

Robin Snasdell

Sr. Managing Director

Morae

Olga V. Mack

Vice President & CEO,

CounselLink CLM

LexisNexis




Jess Block

Executive Vice President,

Market Solutions

Factor

Nexus Sea

Partner

O'Melveny & Myers



Mary Ellen Connerty

Director of Diversity & Engagement

O'Melveny & Myers

Chris Brancheau

Vice President, Client Engagement

Factor



Joshua Martin

Director

Morae

Michelle Murray

Law Firm Advisor

Murray Group

 

Lauren Brasch

Senior Manager, Global Legal Operations

PayPal

Jason Winmill

Chair

Buying Legal Council




Keri Cupples

Global Director of Strategic Initiatives & Pricing

Dentons



EXCITING PROGRAM

View the enlightening and interactive conference program here.