Announced on April 21, P3® – The Practice Innovation Conference will transform into P3® – The Virtual Experience, a series of online, interactive content taking place in June. The in-person experience was previously cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. View the P3 home page for more information.
Rebecca H. Benavides is the Director of Law Firm Engagement in Microsoft’s Corporate, External, and Legal Affairs department. As part of the Law Firm Engagement team, she leads development and oversight of the department’s strategies for implementing alternative fee arrangements, optimizing value from outside counsel engagements, and driving adoption of technology innovation in legal service delivery. She recently joined Microsoft after serving as the Director of Pricing and Legal Project Management for international law firm Norton Rose Fulbright, where she led the direction and implementation of the firm’s pricing and project management programs. She began her career in the “business of the law” by serving on the senior leadership team of Thomson Reuters’ LPO subsidiary based in Mumbai, India where she successfully developed efficient process-oriented approaches to assist the litigation unit complete numerous complex legal projects and rapidly scale capabilities for a roster of Fortune 100 companies. She is a lawyer who previously practiced complex commercial litigation, antitrust, and securities law in federal and state courts in Texas and California.