David Jacobs, lawyer and former global executive at Baker McKenzie, brings to Legaler over three decades of experience at one of the world’s leading law firms.
From 2005 to 2012, David headed Baker McKenzie’s Global India Practice and was instrumental in shaping the agenda to deregulate and open the legal industry in India. He also served on the 8-person Global Executive Committee, building the firm’s global business strategy and overseeing over 2 billion dollars of annual revenue and was Baker McKenzie’s chairman for Asia Pacific.
He currently works as a senior executive coach and sits on the board of a range of firms and organisations including the Council of the Nerve Research Foundation.
David’s unique high-level perspective of the global legal industry and international experience will be invaluable in positioning the Legaler platform as the new, blockchain powered global legal ecosystem.