ANDREA LEE | DELIVERY MANAGER

Andrea is a Delivery Manager currently working across the Data Services Practice Area. She is responsible for ensuring that our projects are delivered on time, on budget and to the highest quality possible. She also works on building our internal processes as the practice area and company grows. Andrea is based in London, UK. Tell…

WOMEN IN TECH | SARAH BARRETT-VANE

Sarah Barrett-Vane is a Senior Legal Consultant at SYKE. She worked as a lawyer both in private practice and in-house, before moving into legal procurement and then legal operations roles. Having left Royal Mail to become freelance three years ago, Sarah now consults for law firms and suppliers to help them write tenders, alongside her…

WOMEN IN TECH | CARLY VAN-EETVELT

Carly Van-Eetvelt is People and Operations Director at LOD and left law to join at its inception 12 years ago. She has undertaken various roles in growing the business, her latest focus is on transforming digital operations – a two-year global change programme overhauling all processes and technologies used by LOD employees, lawyers and clients.…

THE FACES OF LEGAL OPS AND TECH

Two legal ops & tech specialists from LOD & SYKE talk about their experiences in the industry and their day-to-day work inside our partnership. Those who work in legal ops & tech won’t deny that it takes a few sentences to explain what they do. But that’s the beauty of it – it’s not straightforward…

WOMEN IN TECH | ANNA LOLUA

Anna Lolua is Head of Innovation and Design at SYKE. Anna is one of the world’s leading experts on HighQ and Contract Express, advising legal teams and law firms on how to procure and implement legal technology. Having faced opposition to change and modernisation through her early career both in legal consulting and in-house, Anna…

SPRINGER NATURE | CONTRACT EXPRESS

Rachel Jacobs is Group General Counsel for Springer Nature, a leading academic and educational publisher serving researchers, students, teachers and professionals around the world. Rachel is passionate about education and research, having studied Environmental Sciences at undergraduate and worked as a teacher in Nepal before becoming a corporate lawyer and moving in-house in the publishing…

BAYER SWITZERLAND | DOCUSIGN CLM

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of healthcare and agriculture. In Switzerland, Bayer has around 1,600 employees from more than 60 nations. The Swiss HR Operations team is responsible for Employment Contracts, Change of Contracts, Promotion Letters and additional HR documents which are requested by the HR Business…

SYKE & LOD | THE PERFECT PAIRING

Our collaboration was set up to help in-house teams with digital transformation and to rethink their legal operating models. Underpinning this is a shared approach and way of thinking – so you’ll always be able to make the most of our combined strength.   1. By lawyers, for lawyers Our people think like lawyers but…

HEARING THROUGH THE LEGAL TECH NOISE

We regularly speak to in-house GCs who see the benefits of adopting new technology, but they simply can’t get off the starting blocks. They’re faced with a myriad of confusing and often competing choices – the Legal Tech noise can be deafening.   To help you find your way we, along with our new Legal Operations partner LOD, have explored some of the most…