Transformation for the Modern Law Department 

How do you know if the choices you are making are right for your department, especially now when preparing to move beyond the pandemic? Wouldn’t it be great to test-drive ideas and map out solutions to bring your team, and your company, the greatest benefit? 


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    The world is changing, so ACC’s signature Xchange event (X21) is too. You will enjoy a unique learning experience designed to make new knowledge stick by offering you a day of learning and a day of doing. Produced in partnership with ACC’s Law Department Management Network and Legal Operations Section, X21 offers legal executives, practice leads, and operations professionals the chance to discover best practices and hone the innovation mindset

    Instead of pedaling faster, hop in the driver’s seat at X21. Select from sessions to help you tackle burgeoning challenges, together with inspired learning opportunities that are practical, interactive, and developed for legal leaders like you, operating in today’s continuously evolving business environment.  

    This conference offers an array of programming to help you: 

    • Hone leadership skills for innovative thinking and improved decision-making; 
    • Build and implement frameworks for improving department practices and processes; 
    • Acquire the necessary information to champion cutting-edge ideas that secure C-suite approval; 
    • Track metrics to justify investment and show value in new tools and resources; 
    • Benchmark where your department stands in relation to peers; and much more! 

    Register today to experience what X21 has to offer.

Join us for the highly interactive two-part session, Higher-impact Decision-making through Smart Collaboration, facilitated by Dr. Heidi K. Gardner, Distinguished Fellow at Harvard Law School's Center on the Legal Profession.


Latest Meeting Details

ACC Xchange 21 Virtual. Leading Transformation in the Modern Law Department. Ricardo Anzaldua, former Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Freddie Mac. Loretta Cecil, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Change Healthcare. Amy Fliegelman Olli, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, VMWare. Developed in partnership with ACC's Law Department Management Network and Legal Operations Section.
Opening plenary announced
Our opening plenary session, Leading Transformation in the Modern Law Department, will feature expert chief legal officers who will deliver an inspiring TED-style presentation on the keys to leading transformation within the law department.

What's Next

Join us to transform the modern law department through our unique learning experience designed to make new knowledge stick!

Secure your spot today!

Select this option at registration to join the highly interactive and practical Legal Operations Bootcamp.

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Thank you, X21 Advisory Board!

Reese Arrowsmith, VP Head of Legal Operations, Campbell Soup

Laura Caponi, Executive Director, BMS

Janet Craycroft, Associate General Counsel, Director of Legal Practice Excellence, Chief Learning Officer for Law & Policy Group, Intel

Sanjeev Dhawan, Senior Legal Counsel, Hydro One Networks Inc.

Jennifer Ishiguro, Chief Legal Officer & Secretary, StepStone Group

Elizabeth Jaworski, Senior Director, Head of Global Legal and IP Operations, Astellas

Christine (CJ) Juhasz, Head of Law Strategy and Operations, Law Dept., MassMutual

Chris Kopeck, Senior Manager Legal Administration, Walgreens

Justin Martin, Associate General Counsel, Electric Power Research Institute

Marissa Martin, Associate General Counsel, Brookline Bancorp, Inc.

Sam Ranganathan, Senior Director Legal Operations, AbbVie

Kelly Slavitt, VP, Area General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary (former), Reckitt Benckiser LLC

Dan Young, Operations Manager, Boston Scientific

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For questions about sponsorship of the Legal Operations Maturity Model functions or of the Xchange conference, please contact

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