Value for Budget – AFAs and Partnerships

Presented on October 8, 2015

  • Materials:
  • Value for Budget – AFAs and Partnerships

    • Speakers:
    • Peter Gutelius, VP, Legal, Canadian Litigation, TD Bank Group
    • Natasa Milojevic, Senior Manager, External Services, TD Bank Group
    • Judith McKay, Chief Client Officer, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • Christine Lonsdale, Partner, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
    • David Cohen, Lawyer, Project Management, McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • About this program:
  • The rise of Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFAs) has become a reality in today’s economy. For lawyers, finding the right “win-win” situation has proven to be challenging. We invite you to join us for this interactive seminar designed for general counsel and in-house counsel who manage legal budgets for both large and small legal departments.

    Our panel of in-house and McCarthy Tétrault lawyers explores:

    ¬ The Value Journey from budgets to alternative fee arrangements to value-based billing
    ¬ The new service delivery models: outsourcing, in-sourcing, standardization, process improvement and automation
    ¬ How to develop an effective program to reduce cost, increase efficiency and meet both your business goals and legal budget

  • Accreditation:

  • This program qualifies for up to 1.5 hours of eligible educational activity or CPD/MCE credit under the mandatory education regimes in British Columbia, Ontario and Québec and specifically counts towards the Ethics/Professionalism requirement in British Columbia and Ontario. McCarthy Tétrault LLP has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism Content by the Law Society of Upper Canada.