April 28, 2016 - News about the firm

Mannheimer Swartling’s partners at the 7th IBA World Women Lawyers’ Conference in Berlin

Mannheimer Swartling partner Maria Wolleh co-chaired the International Bar Association’s (IBA) 7th World Women Lawyers’ Conference in her capacity as Chair of the IBA’s Women Lawyers’ Interest Group. She also co-chaired a session on “Setting the stage – global trends and challenges affecting the future of the legal profession”. Moreover, Emma Olnäs Fors spoke at another session on “Shaping the future – how women can contribute to the future of the legal profession”.

The Conference attracted almost 150 lawyers from across the globe and was held in Berlin on 7 – 8 April 2016. Session topics included: setting the stage – global trends and challenges affecting the future of the legal profession, the future of M&A, innovative litigation, refugees and the right to work, shaping the future – how women can contribute to the future of the legal profession. 

For more information about the conference, please see the conference programme