Our keynote speaker in New York is Mike Walsh, CEO of the global legal business of LexisNexis, a leading provider of information solutions to legal, business, government and academic markets. Mike has been with LexisNexis since 2003.
Some interesting facts about Mike and LexisNexis:
• LexisNexis provides customers with access to billions of searchable documents from more than 45,000 legal, news and business sources. The company serves customers in 175 countries and employs more than 10,000 people worldwide.
• Mike previously worked as the Director of Strategic Business Development at Home Depot. He also practiced law at a private firm, worked on large transactions at General Electric, and was a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group.
• Earlier in his career, he founded infirmation.com, an online portal for lawyers at the time, and then sold the company to Thomson Reuters.
• Mike earned his law degree from Harvard, and received his undergraduate degree from Yale. He lives in New York with his wife and two children.