The Hague,
Dec 1 - 2, 2022


"The World's most impactful Conference for the Legal Industry"

Global Legal Forum brings together the whole legal industry, the legal tech, blockchain and global legal practitioners, academics and GCs redefining the global legal industry.

Join them at The Hague in December 1st and 2nd, 2022.

Venue: The Hague Marriott Hotel, Johan de Wittlaan 30, 2517 JR, The Hague

What is GLF

The Global Legal Forum is conceived and established by Law Pundits, with support of The Hague City Council and The Hague Convention Bureau.


The Global Legal Forum (GLF) , has gained an international reputation since its first event hosted at the peace palace as the international forum that brought together law ministries, legal academia, judiciary, arbitrators, mediators, law firms, in-house counsels, law students, policy makers and legal technology companies along with the non-legal professionals and businesses to engage and works together to address several issues affecting business, society, legal industry and the world at large and to find solutions and determine actionable goals.

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Meet our Speakers

Jonathan Illari

Associate General Counsel Masterworks

Raymond Bjild


Sholpan Yeleussinova

Head of Business Development – UAQ Freezone

Osama Hussain

Irdeto’s General Counsel.

Conan J Higgins

President and Founder TSI Enterprises

Marielle Reints

VP Legal and Deputy Corporate Secretary at Elastic N.V.

Katherine Dutmer

Senior Legal Counsel, Wavin Group

Volker Weisshaar

General Counsel, Sonos

Inge Carton

Director of Legal, Olympia

Roel Schrijvers

General counsel, Ohpen

Anne Bliek

Head of Commercial Legal, Tom Tom International B.V

Andrés Martínez-Zurita Julià,

Partner, MZ Law firm.

Douwe Groenevelt

Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, ASML

Annemiek Meijvogel

Head of Legal Franchise, Inter IKEA Systems (IKEA).

Kiryl Halauko

Head of Legal and Compliance, STMP

Robert Greco

General Counsel, Flinks Technology

Samuel Rooderkerk

Asst. Dty General Counsel, Meterological

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Meet our past Speakers

Christina Blacklaws

Immediate Past President,

Law Society of England and Wales

Jonathan Ewing

Co-Founder, Next Level Mediation

Mary Bonsor

CEO, F-Lex

Tyler Todd

COO, 1Law

Eric Hunter

CTO, Bradford Barthel

Lee A. Schneider

General Counsel, Block one

Prof. David Larson

Professor & Senior Fellow, Dispute Resolution Institute,

Mitchell Hamline Law School

Ruud H.W. Van Herpen

General Counsel Xebia International Group

Hanneke Slager

Co-Founding Partner , Cordemeyer & Slager Attorneys

Niek Peters

Partner, Cleber Attorneys

Martin Brink Ph. D

Mediator and Attorney, Van Benthem & Keulen BV

Martijn Scheltema

Partner Pels Rijcken & Professor,

Erasmus School of Law,

Joe Tirado

Global Co-Head of International Arbitration, Garrigues

Judge C.W.D. (Cees) Bom

Judge, Netherlands Commercial Court

Bas van Zelst

Partner, Van Doorne Attorneys & Professor, Dispute Resolution at Maastricht University

Annette van Riemsdijk

Co Founder, International Mediation Institute

Christian Rau

Chief Compliance Officer (EMEA), Olympus Corporation

Rob Huijten

Global Head of Legal Affairs, BASF Vegetable Seeds

Ivar Timmer

Co-Founder, Legal Tech Alliance

Philipp v. Bülow

Managing Director, Law Pilots

James Walker

CEO, Resolver

Pamela J Beech

Director of Graduate Programs, Delaware Law School

Seth W. Goettelman

Principal, KSN Law

Prof. Amy J. Schmitz

University of Missouri School of Law

Pierre Kirch

Partner, Litigation – Paul Hastings

Dr. Oliver Massmann

Partner, Duane Morris Vietnam LLC

Žiga Perovič


Neeta Halai

Solicitor and Founder, New Heights Training

Jill Howell

Dean, University of Laws

Marine Ghandilyan

Co-founder and Chief Legal Officer, Beaxy

Omololu Bajulaiye

Lecturer, Tilburg University

Joel Telpner

Chair of Fintec Practice group, Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Chayenne van Lavieren

Lawyer, Pels Rijcken

Martijn Loth

Lawyer, Taylor Wessing


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This year some of the most influential people in the Legal Industry will be coming to The Hague. We’ll be joined by Partners, CEOs, Judges, General Counsels, Arbitrators, and Legal Policy Makers from around the world as well as some of the most promising legal technology firms, game changing companies in Law and innovators of law and justice systems.


The Legal industry is changing very fast and we have been in the centre of it. We have been welcoming people who tackle innovation in law including blockchain, AI, Legal tech, Dispute resolution technology ever since the first Annual Global Legal Forum. GLF 2022 covers topics ranging from access to justice through technology to new practice areas like Cannabis Law, Blockchain and Online Dispute Resolution.


Spread your organization’s message at the most impactful event for the legal industry. Each year, GLF draws some of the most prestigious names in the legal industry comprising of Partners from the worlds leading law firms, GCs, Legal Academia and Policy Makers. This is the perfect venue to augment your organization’s message to the most influential legal crowd from around the world.

“I have been making many, many international contacts at GLF, many eye opening topics, deep discussions and of course it was also a lot of fun.”


– Ruud Van Herpen, General Counsel Xebia

“The speaker, the thought Leaders that comes to GLF are absolutely amazing. This is an indispensable conference”


– Seth Goettelman, Partner KSN Law firm Chicago

“I have received a lot of new information, learned a lot and am glad that I was able to contributed as well”


– Christian Rau, General Counsel, Olympus Europe

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