Lisa Leong

Lisa Leong

Lisa Leong a.k.a the “Diminutive Disruptor”, is a former Technology Lawyer (Melbourne, London, New York) and ABC Breakfast Radio Presenter who, in her current role in Client-Centred Innovation, works closely with HSF Clients to face the challenges of the rapidly changing legal and business landscape. 

Drawing on her unique experiences and skill-set, combined with Design Thinking and Mindfulness, she brings a fresh approach to proactive client collaborations. 

Lisa sits on the Australian Board of international children’s charity, Radio Lollipop, and was previously on the ABC Advisory Council and Head of Business Development, Asia for HSF just after Freehills merged with Herbert Smith. 

Recent client work includes partnering with Telstra Legal on the award winning* innovation collaboration framework, which resulted in significant and quantifiable cost savings and productivity, using legal project management, design thinking and lean/agile approaches to experimentation and prototyping. *FT Asia Pacific Innovative Lawyers Award 2016 for “Most Innovative In-House Legal Team”.