Delivering Legal at Scale by Building Foundations of the Next Generation Legal Department

Hear from Ben Langford, Group Counsel at WooliesX, as he shares insights on how they fast tracked their journey to agile transformation and continuous innovation with no-code legal workflow automation.

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In-house legal teams often face the challenge of prioritising and addressing multiple repetitive requests from the business despite limited capacity. With a growing demand for legal expertise from business users, lawyers have to rethink how to deliver services at scale.

In this session, Ben Langford, General Counsel at Woolworths, shares how they fast tracked their journey to agile transformation and continuous innovation by building the next generation foundations through technology and their people.

We also discuss in detail:
  • Where to start and what is critical in order to build the foundations of the future legal department.
  • How low complexity legal work can be automated in hours allowing legal teams to continuously deliver services at scale.
  • What is the key to leveraging existing resources and empowering business users to self-serve requests within the safety of the legal framework
This is a recording from a live speaking session at the 2022 Legal Innovation & Tech Fest.

Brian Hupp

Senior Strategist & Consultant, UpLevel Ops
Former Legal Operations, at Facebook, Dolby, and Electronic Arts

Brian Hupp is a Senior Strategist & Consultant with UpLevel Ops, a boutique consulting firm specializing in providing legal operations assessments and services. Brian was a founding member of the Corporate Legal Operations Consortium and served for many years on the CLOC board of directors.

Leveraging experience from over 25 years in the legal industry, Brian has made a career of building corporate legal operations functions from the ground up, and has served as director of legal operations and Chief of Staff to the GC at Electronic Arts and Dolby Laboratories, and as the first Head of Legal Operations at Facebook.

Evan Wong

CEO & Co-Founder, Checkbox

Evan Wong is the CEO & Co-Founder of Checkbox, a 14x award-winning no code workflow automation platform, and is a listed Forbes 30 Under 30. Evan has worked with many legal teams globally on their digital transformation projects by leveraging the power of no code automation and his expertise in developing digital solutions to solve business process problems. Through this work, he has helped redefine how lawyers conduct intake and triage, generate documents, provide advice, and facilitate workflows, with a focus on applying innovation with ruthless practicality.