Law & Reorder: Legal Industry Trends & the Future of the Profession

February 1, 2011
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association Headquarters1101 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA

Noon – 1:30 p.m.

A panel of legal observers will take part in a discussion focused on legal industry trends and the future of the profession. Topics to be discussed at the event include the threat to the billable hour, the rise of new models of legal practice, the morphing of large law firms, the development of talent management strategies, and the creation of work/life and women-friendly employers. The program will also address how lawyers can successfully navigate today's - and tomorrow's - changing legal environment, including an emphasis on productivity, leadership, mentoring, promotion, work/life balance, transition, compensation and networking.

The program will feature an interview by Comcast television's Lynn Doyle with author, Deborah Epstein Henry.


Deborah Epstein Henry

Carol Ann Petren
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, CIGNA Corporation;

JoAnne A. Epps
Dean, Temple University Beasley School of Law

Abraham C. Reich
Fox Rothschild LLP