This is a women only event!
The session will be led by Business Coach and Consultant, Julie Gottlieb. Julie will be sharing her invaluable business planning model that is used to support individuals in developing strong relationships, building their brand and creating momentum in their career. We will also learn from the experiences of our guest speaker, Clare Kennedy, Partner and Managing Director at AlixPartners.
Planning your career can be challenging, so join us for a morning of useful hints and tips whilst meeting other women in the restructuring industry.
8.00am to 8.30am – Breakfast & Networking
8.30am to 9.15am – Julie Gottlieb, Business Coach and Consultant
9.15am to 9.30am – Clare Kennedy, Partner and Managing Director at AlixPartners
About the speaker/s
Julie has over 20 years’ experience in professional services, firstly as a litigator at an international City law firm and then as an executive coach, facilitator and trainer. Her clients come from the Magic Circle and other UK- and US-based law firms, accountancy firm EY, and the real estate and technology sectors. She also supports barristers who are seeking silk and judicial appointments.
Julie works with clients on making the most of their talents and those of their teams, and to build stronger, more profitable client relationships in a changing legal market. She works with lawyers at every stage of their career and a typical week can include coaching partners on leadership and business development, partner-track lawyers on making a compelling business case for promotion, and newly qualified lawyers on taking ownership of their development and building momentum in their practice.
Julie’s practice also includes a focus on diversity and inclusion. She delivers parental leave coaching programmes for several law firms and offers lawyers practical training on inclusive leadership. Recently, she has particularly enjoyed coaching participants on a social mobility programme for a Magic Circle law firm.
Clare guides and advises stakeholders of financially distressed companies. With more than 20 years of experience in the restructuring market, Clare is a Partner and Managing Director at AlixPartners and acts for both secured lenders and other stakeholders across a number of sectors, with particular focus on retail, leisure, and consumer products. Clare is a certified accountant and a licensed insolvency practitioner. Clare leads the AlixPartners Women’s Empowerment Group whose mission is to promote a culture for women and their allies that supports and empowers women to belong and thrive professionally and personally.