HUDDERSFIELD entrepreneur Ajaz Ahmed was guest speaker at a major legal conference in Europe.

Ajaz (pictured), who found fame as a co-founder of Freeserve, addressed the LawWithoutWalls Zurich conference at the University of St. Gallen Executive School in Law and Management at the weekend.

US-based LawWithoutWalls enablesŠlaw students to participate and interact with leading business people and lawyer entrepreneurs from around the world.

Students from universities and law schools across three continents attended the event. Among those represented were Harvard LawŠSchool, Indiana University School of Law, Miami LawŠSchool, New York Law School and others in Spain, China, Australia, Colombia, the UK and Switzerland.

The conference gave attendees the opportunity to discuss problems facing the legal profession and how innovation and change can occur.

Ajaz is working with Leeds-based law firm Last Feather Cawthra on its initiative and sits on the board of Huddersfield University Business School.