Recording Date: 20-Jun-2017
Recording Type: Video + Slides
Mike Brookes, Legal Excellence & Risk Manager | Hall & Wilcox
Mike manages the Legal Excellence & Risk team at Hall & Wilcox and is responsible for the firm’s precedents, risk management and general counsel/company secretarial functions.
Mike has over 20 years’ experience working for law firms in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom both as a practising lawyer and as a business services manager.
As the firm’s full time dedicated risk manager, Mike is primarily responsible for developing and implementing policies and initiatives designed to drive a culture of risk management at Hall & Wilcox.
Mike oversaw the implementation of e-filing at Hall & Wilcox during 2014. As part of this project, Mike worked closely with the firm’s IT team and with the various practice groups to tailor the firm’s e-filing offering to the varying needs of the firm’s legal staff.
Mike also took a lead role in the training of all legal staff about what e-filing meant for the firm, as well as developing guidelines on what was expected of all legal staff.
Overview: Does all the talk about cyber security and cyber risk make you WannaCry?
ALPMA has put together a panel of experts who will discuss the latest trends in cyber security and the key issues that law firms need to consider in order to keep their data, and the data of their clients, safe and secure.
CPD: Earn 1 CPD Unit/1 NZ Hour. Practice Management and Business Skills
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