Allens, Australia’s Law Firm of the Year, is delighted to welcome to Sydney more than 4000 international guests for the 2017 International Bar Association (IBA) Annual Conference from 8 to 13 October 2017.
Allens will present and participate in a number of IBA sessions and will host a series of events in connection with the conference. The firm’s lawyers will meet with colleagues from around the world as well as participating in events on the official IBA conference 2017 program.
Ross Drinnan (view CV), Head of Disputes & Investigations, will join a panel discussion hosted by the IBA’s Law Firm Management Committee on the issues facing Australian law firms on 7 October 2017.
Intellectual Property Partner Andrew Wiseman will co-chair a session on 11 October 2017 titled ‘Striking the right balance in consumer protection: Australia as a role model or nanny state’.
Competition Law Partner Carolyn Oddie will participate in a panel discussion on 12 October 2017 titled ‘Antitrust after cartels: next generation enforcement’.
As Australia’s pre-eminent and longest running continuous legal partnership, founded in Sydney in 1822, Allens is delighted to welcome international friends and colleagues to Australia.