Sparks Presents at DRI Managing Partner Conference
John Sparks, Of Counsel with FHMS, recently was part of a panel presentation at the Defense Research Institutes Managing Partners and Law Leaders Annual Conference. The panel, titled “The Business of Law,” featured a discussion focused on the need for firms to create an innovative and sophisticated business model to respond to changed business realities.
The panel included Jay Courie, Managing Partner of the MGC law firm; Dan Winkler, Director of Claims Legal Support from the Westfield Group; and Richard Cohen, Managing Partner of Goldberg Segalla. The conference, held in Chicago, featured presentations on a broad array of subjects, including presentations on law firm data security, succession planning, marketing and management of the modern defense firm.
DRI is the leading organization of civil defense and in-house counsel and includes 29 substantive committees. Those committees encourage dialogue about firm management and numerous areas of practice.