Conference Networking Opportunities

Embrace the community spirit among legal marketers! Attend the variety of on-site events to build and grow your network of truly talented and supportive peers and friends.

Monday, April 9 From 5:00 – 6:00 pm
First-Timers’ Meet-Up

The First-Timers’ Meet-Up welcomes those who have not attended an LMA annual conference before. It’s a hub for conference mentor/mentee pairings to meet and an opportunity to become acquainted with key members of LMA leadership. Featuring a fun ice-breaker game, you can also win a prize!

Monday, April 9 From 5:00 – 6:00 pm
LMA CMO SIG Reception

CMO Summit participants and members of LMA’s CMO Shared Interest Group (SIG) are invited to attend this cocktail reception. Not a member of the CMO SIG? If you are an in-house first chair marketing and/or business development professional and would like to learn more about becoming a member of the CMO SIG, you’re welcome to attend.


Monday, April 9 From 5:00 – 6:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Soft Opening

The soft opening is an opportunity for an early review of the exhibitors. Use the event app to pre-schedule a one-on-one meeting with specific exhibitors of interest.

Monday, April 9 From 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Welcome Reception

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The exhibit hall opens in full force with the Welcome Reception. Join your colleagues in the exhibit hall and mingle with exhibitors. Join us for drinks and appetizers as you connect with your peers and learn about the latest legal marketing products and services. The Welcome Reception is a fantastic opportunity for networking with fellow attendees and to show support for LMA’s sponsors and exhibitors.

Monday, April 9 From 7:30 – 8:30 pm
LMA Regional Receptions

Your time in New Orleans can also be an opportunity to connect and catch-up with your local legal marketing community. Some LMA regions and local groups organize regional receptions during the annual conference. Check with your regional leadership to see what they might have planned.

Tuesday, April 10 From 12:30 – 1:45 pm
LMA Shared Interest Group (SIG) Meetings

During the conference lunches, tables will be reserved for each LMA SIG. Take advantage of the opportunity to network with your SIG colleagues, or, if you aren’t a member of a SIG yet, join a table and learn how to connect with these experts year-round.

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Tuesday, April 10 From 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Laissez les Bons Temps Rouler — Let the Good Times Roll!

Located in the heart of Champions Square, club XLIV (named to honor the victory by the New Orleans Saints in Super Bowl XLIV), is one of the city’s premier lounges. We will be celebrating the unique culture of New Orleans with a jazz-infused networking reception. After a busy day of conference programming, unwind and network with your legal marketing community while enjoying local beverages and Creole cuisine.

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Wednesday, April 11 From 10:45 – 11:30 am
Networking for Prizes Drawing

Networking for Prizes is a great opportunity to network with industry leaders and learn about the latest products and services for legal marketers. Play along during the course of the conference for a chance to win some great prizes from our sponsors and exhibitors.