Karl Chapman has been engaged as key note speaker at the In-house Legal Tech Day in Stockholm on the 29th of September. Karl is the CEO of Riverview Law, often referred to as the UKs leading alternative legal services provider, and strong advocate for modernizing legal services and legal processing in companies. The topic for the speech will be how AI and technology will transform the In-house legal function.
”Karl is leading one the most interesting legal ventures in the world and has a unique background combining law and business together with a passion for legal technology. We are extremely happy to have him as this years key note speaker sharing his view on how technology will transform the In-house function.” says Ulf Lindén, CEO of LegalWorks.
”We are living through a technology revolution that is impacting all sectors of the economy. Legal is not immune from these wider trends and developments. Customers are the winners. All change.” says Karl Chapman
In-house Legal Tech Day is the event for In-house teams that want to stay up to date on legal technology development. The event is hosted by LegalWorks in collaboration with the Swedish Association of Company Lawyers. Please read more here.
More about Karl:
Karl has a long pedigree in starting, growing and managing successful companies. After reading law at Birmingham University, Karl joined Guinness Mahon Investment Management (GMIM) in 1985.
He left GMIM in 1989 to set up CRT Group plc (CRT), a consultancy, recruitment and training business. Under Karl’s leadership CRT grew, both organically and by acquisition, to a market capitalisation of over £600 million, sales in excess of £400 million with 2,500 in over 200 locations. In 1996 CRT sold 50.1% of its equity for £109 million to Knowledge Universe.
Karl left CRT in 2000 and set up AdviserPlus Business Solutions in 2001. AdviserPlus is a leading advisory outsourcing organisation providing HR, and H&S solutions to organisations of all sizes. He joined Riverview Law in 2011.