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Insight Session for Non-Legal Professionals: Maximising Legal Function Efficiency

Do you really understand what your lawyer is telling you? Join us for an exclusive Insight Session tailored for Non-Legal Professionals: "Maximising Legal Function Efficiency". Dive into the intricacies of legal processes and gain invaluable insights on optimising legal functions within your organisation.

This session is specifically crafted to benefit both non-legal professionals and in-house counsel. For non-legal functions within private companies, it offers a unique opportunity to understand and leverage legal processes to enhance overall organisational efficiency. Whether you are in finance, operations, human resources, or any other department, gaining insights into legal functions can greatly strengthen your day-to-day operations and decision-making processes.

For in-house counsel, this session provides a platform to explore strategies and best practices for maximising the efficiency of your legal team. Hear from our expert panel members with approximately a decade of Myanmar-focused experience each, as they delve into key topics such as understanding the role of external legal counsel, effective secondment work strategies, and best practices for in-house legal teams. From understanding the role of external legal counsel to implementing effective collaboration techniques with in-house teams, this session promises to equip you with actionable insights to streamline processes and enhance overall efficiency.

This will be an insightful and interactive panel discussion covering key topics in collaboration and optimisation between legal and non-legal functions in organisations. Our panel will deliver the following topics:

  • Understanding the Role of External Legal Counsel
  • Strategies for Effective Secondment Work
  • Best Practices for Maximising In-House Legal Teams

Seats for this event are limited to ensure a more personal and engaging interaction with the panel. Secure your spot now!

Date: 16th May 2024

Time: 14:00 – 15:30

Location: British Club Yangon

Member : 35,000 MMK

Non Member: 55,000 MMK

Tickets are on a first-come-first-serve basis. Prior booking is required, and no walk-ins are accepted. For more information, please feel free to reach out at

Cancellation Policy

If you are no longer able to attend, please cancel your place 3 days in advance via email to All no shows will still be charged the entry fee. Places which have not been cancelled will not be refunded.


Ian Fox
  • Ian Fox (CEO of British Chamber of Commerce Myanmar)

    Ian Fox

    CEO of British Chamber of Commerce Myanmar

    Ian Fox is the Chief Executive Officer of the British Chamber of Commerce Myanmar, appointed by the Board of Directors to the role in December 2023.

    With a background in His Majesty’s Diplomatic Service, Ian has international trade and economic experience from postings to Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Central & Eastern Europe, where he was the UK's Charge d'Affaires and Deputy Ambassador to Belarus from 2016-2018. He is a qualified Senior Executive Coach accredited to the European Mentoring and Coaching Council, with +250 hours of coaching experience on issues such as change management, conflict resolution, critical conversations and relationship management.

    Ian's role at the Chamber is to support British businesses interested in trade opportunities and investment in Myanmar. The role also supports foreign and local businesses interested in finding trading and business links to the UK. The main priority for Ian is to actively encourage and facilitate business between the UK and Myanmar and he does this by focusing on developing initiatives, leading events, supporting training programmes, encouraging Working Groups, showcasing thematic workshops, and building a membership base through the Chamber team, who are dedicated to the advancement of UK/Myanmar business relations.

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Panel Discussion: Extracting the Most Out of Your Legal Function
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The British Club Yangon
Gyo Phyu Street 46
Yangon, Yangon Region, Myanmar

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