The role of lawyers in product development: putting the human back into it


What is the role of the lawyer in product development? And how can legal teams can change their nature and get more involved in innovation while demonstrating ROI?

As part of The Lawyer’s In-House Financial Services Virtual Conference, Robin Penfold moderated a panel discussion on the relationship between lawyers and product development.

Topics for discussion included:

  • What stage should you get involved in the process to deliver better value?
  • Should you change our approach to technology to increase value from your people and processes?
  • Taking a closer look at how to demonstrate the return on your investment. Can you leverage the technology you already have?

The role of lawyers in product development

Robin was joined on the panel by:

  • Leah Moon, Legal Director, Seedrs
  • Saman Harris, Senior Legal Counsel, Checkout.com
  • Simon Ferres, Chief Information Officer Legal, Deutsche Bank
  • Martin Halford, Managing Director, Head of Legal: Ventures and Platforms, Barclays

Contact Robin if you would like to discuss any of these issues.

Video reproduced with permission from The Lawyer.


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