Michelle Bakhos

Head of Legal – Asia Pacific, LexisNexis Asia Pacific

Michelle is responsible for the management of legal and risk compliance for the LexisNexis businesses in the Asia Pacific region. Together with her team, Michelle provides commercially focused legal advice to assist the business in achieving its strategy, goals and the advancement of the Rule of Law.

Michelle has extensive international experience as a corporate/commercial lawyer in private practice and in-house. She joined LexisNexis in 2011 to oversee the legal function, including Corporate Advisory, M&A, Compliance, Commercial Agreements, Technology, Intellectual Property and Litigation. She is also involved in business strategy, continuous improvement initiatives and general business planning.

Michelle is currently the co-secretary of the Young Lawyers Committee of the International Bar Association.