Legal Disruption 2020


What? Exclusive event showcasing legal tech innovations and modern legal departments, tailored for company lawyers

When? 26-27 February

Where? the gibson hotel

For whom? Company lawyers of all sectors and seniority levels, legal technology enthusiasts
This conference qualifies as General CPD training (6 hours)

Legal Disruption is back in Dublin! We pick up in 2020 where we left off and continue showcasing best practices with legal technology and actions that aim to modernise processes in legal departments. 



26 February 2019




Welcome Speech
Jonathan Marsh, ECLA President and Vice President, International General Counsel, Total Marketing Services






Get-together with Flying Dinner

27 February 2019


Jonathan Marsh, Vice President, International General Counsel, Total Marketing Services &
Mark Cockerill, Chairman of the Law Society of Ireland, VP,Legal – EMEA and Head of Global Privacy, ServiceNow



09:00 – 10:45
Session 1: Data privacy challenges in a new decade


1. What to expect from GDPR in the twenties?


2. Implementing an effective privacy regime in your business


3. Legal tech solutions to staying up to date with privacy requirements



10:45 – 11:15
Coffee Break

11:15 – 13:00
Session 2: Future-proofing legal departments


1. An automated legal department


2. The effectiveness of artificial intelligence contract analysis for legal departments


3. Reorganising working for the modern era


13:00 – 14:00
Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:45
Session 3: The legal departments of today and tomorrow


1. How legal will departments evolve in the next decade?


2. Handling Stakeholders while Transforming the Legal Department to be Future-Ready


3. Has remote working become acceptable for corporate lawyers?


15:45 – 16:15 Coffee Break

16:15 – 17:30
Session 4: Efficient Management


1. Streamlining the adoption of legal technology solutions for multinational corporations


2. Utilising data to ensure an efficient legal department


3. Utilising blockchain in legal departments


Closing remarks


To be announced soon!

In partnership with:

To be announced soon!

Arrival & Accommodation

Event Location:
the gibson hotel
Point Square, North Dock
Dublin, Ireland
Phone: +353 1 681 5000


Reservation – limited room block on 26 Feb 2010
A room block has been optioned until 27 Jan 2020 (upon availability)
Room rate single occupancy: EUR 140,00 per night incl. breakfast

Please use this booking link for your reservation.


Special member price: EUR 390,00 (+VAT): for company lawyers, who are a member of a member association of ECLA.

Normal price: EUR 990,00 (+VAT): for company lawyers, who are no member of a member association of ECLA.

Registration conditions:

After your online registration you will receive a booking confirmation and an invoice by ECLA Association Services SPRL to your given email address.
If you are unable to attend, you can transfer your registration to another person. Such a transfer must be notified and approved by the event organiser ECLA Association Services SPRL. A possible cost difference depending on the membership status will be charged accordingly.
If you are unable to find a substitute participant, you can cancel your registration in written form with the organiser ( For written cancellation until 30 days prior to the event, a handling fee of EUR 150,00 will be charged. For cancellation less than 30 days prior to the event, the registration fee will be payable in the full amount. The date on which written notice of cancellation is received by the organiser shall be decisive.

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