How will Artificial Intelligence impact corporate counsel?

Join us in cooperation with ACC for an engaging session where we will explore how AI is transforming the way we conduct internal investigations and handle legal cases with a particular focus on the following three topics that are affecting the work of corporate counsel in relation of AI:

  • First, we will give you a non-technical friendly and easy to understand overview about the latest Al developments that are currently generating lots of noise.
  • Second, we will explore specific Use cases on how AI might revolutionize the work of corporate counsel in the near future with a special focus on internal and external investigations.
  • And third we will look at legal considerations when using AI in practice, with a focus on the regulatory framework in the EU and Switzerland and how AI will impact the role of a corporate counsel.


5:15 pm |  Arrival of guests

5:30 pm | Opening and AI Technology, Adrian Ott, EY

  • Dive into AI and how it affects In-house counsel in area of Investigation, Compliance, 3P risk assessment

6:15 pm | The Legal Side – Dr. Claudia Götz Staehelin and Dr. Djamila Batache, Bär & Karrer

  • Explore the regulatory landscape surrounding the use of AI in legal practice, including compliance requirements, data protection and the evolving legal framework
  • Understand the role of legal professionals in guiding and supervising AI systems
  • Discover strategies to mitigate potential risks and promote benefits

6:45 pm | Let’s get real - Panel discussion with Q&A moderated by Christian Haitz

  • Adrian Ott, EY, Partner
  • Dr. Claudia Götz Staehelin, Bär & Karrer, Partner
  • Dr. Marc Pfeffer, Kühne + Nagel, General Counsel
  • Dr. Michel Brunner, MET Group, General Counsel

7:15 pm | End of presentation / Networking dinner

10:00 pm | End of event


Additional information:

  • This event will be held in English


EY Switzerland
Multidisciplinary professional services organization

Location EY Office | Meetingroom Auditorium, Maagplatz 1, Zurich, Switzerland, 8005, CH Open in maps

Time 17:15 - 19:00


If you have any questions, please contact us

Irene Geissbuehler Mail