Clifford Chance is a multinational law firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom, and a member of the ""Magic Circle"" of leading British law firms. It is one of the ten largest law firms in the world measured both by number of lawyers and revenue.
Educating Clifford Chance lawyers to be digital ready given how the advances in technology alongside business model innovations are altering the traditional world legal services.
Clifford Chance engaged Collective Campus to deliver a global training program on digital awareness for each of their offices across London, Frankfurt, Paris, New York, Washington DC, Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong. The key aim was to develop the basic digital knowledge, skills and awareness required when working with clients.
Collective Campus delivered a 1-day ‘Digital Awareness’ course for lawyers across Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Collective Campus prepared a customised 1-day course which gave attendees an overview of computers/internet/web and how it all links together, security risk, blockchain/smart contracts and future trends impacting the legal industry.
The Clifford Chance team gained a greater appreciation of how technology will impact their industry and gained skills required to have better conversations with clients.
By understanding the changing landscape of the legal industry and the impact of technology, Clifford Chance lawyers gained the following: - Greater appreciation for digital - Better conversations with clients - Identify opportunities where they normally wouldn't - Build better relationships with technology industry clients - Grounding in computational logic – complementing traditional legal skills - Better understand the potential of new applications - Become more relevant to clients The Global Training Program is an ongoing partnership between Clifford Chance and Collective Campus.