The 2022 In-Person LCLD Leadership Summit will be held on July 11 and 12 at the Harvard Law School Center for Executive Education. Please note that this event is open only to LCLD Members (Managing Partners and General Counsel), and that you must submit your LCLD Leader's Pledge by June 1 in order to attend. A preliminary agenda is below. 

Please note: Registration for this event is closed, but if you would like to be added to the wait list, please reach out to Caitlin Puffenberger at

The room block at The Charles Hotel is full; you are welcome to make reservations at The Charles outside of the group rate, or at another location, such as the Sheraton Commander or the Harvard Square Hotel (across the street from The Charles). 

Harvard Law School Executive Education is following guidance from Harvard University Health Services (HUHS) and the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The policies are regularly updated. Click here for current information and guidelines. As of July 6, guidelines are as follows: 

  • Multi-day guests are required to complete a vaccine attestation form prior to the program. Please complete your attestation form as soon as possible.  
  • It is recommended that participants take a COVID-19 test prior to departing for the program. If you take a test before departure and it is positive, please notify LCLD and we will schedule a make-up call.  
  • Participants are asked to take a self-administered rapid test on the first day of the program before coming to campus. 
  • Decisions about mask wearing will follow Harvard protocol. More information will be provided closer to the event. 

If you have any questions about the Leadership Summit, please reach out to Caitlin Puffenberger at

Monday, July 11, 2022


Meet in the Charles Hotel Lobby for a bus to Harvard Law School's Center for Executive Education


Working Lunch & Welcome

Ellen Dwyer, LCLD Chair


Leading from the Front  

David Wilkins, Lester Kissel Professor of Law, Vice Dean for Global Initiatives on the Legal Profession, and Faculty Director of the Center on the Legal Profession at Harvard Law School, will lead the group in an examination of the Leader Pledges of LCLD Members, the Areas of Impact identified by LCLD Leaders, and present current research on the importance of a DEI and ESG mindset for the modern business leader.  


Reflecting on Your Pledges: Breakout Discussions 

Robert Grey, LCLD President, will introduce a warm-up exercise for Members to reflect on and discuss the commitments laid out in their Leader Pledges. 




Introduction to Adaptive Leadership: Interactive Discussions on Transformative Change

Scott Westfahl, Professor of Practice and Faculty Director of Harvard Law School Executive Education, and Farayi Chipungu, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School, will introduce key principles of the Adaptive Leadership model developed by faculty at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. 


Day One Concludes


Dinner at Bar Enza


Tuesday, July 12, 2022



Meet in the Charles Hotel Lobby for a bus to Harvard Law School's Center for Executive Education


Working Breakfast & Welcome 

Robert Grey, LCLD President


Applying Adaptive Leadership: Interactive Breakouts

In interactive groups, Members will have the opportunity to examine high-impact areas from their Leader Pledges and practice applying adaptive leadership tools to those areas. 




From the Floor 

Members will share insights and strategies from their impact area breakout groups. 


Lunch & Next Steps 


Day Two Concludes

Shuttle to Logan International Airport available



Leadership. Action. Results.