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'I Knew I Was Ready to Lead': GC's Discuss Their Paths to the Top

'I Knew I Was Ready to Lead': GC's Discuss Their Paths to the Top

Marc Gilman and Cheree Johnson had to rely on outside counsel and their peer groups to learn about different legal fields when they took up the general counsel role. Areas such as employment, securities and corporate governance did not come naturally to them.
By Dan Clark
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Dominion Energy GC: 'Lawyers Sometimes Have the Myopic View That the Company Cares About Litigation and That’s Not True.'
Dozens of Big Firm Leaders and GCs Speak Out Against 'Unnecessary Obstacles' to Voting

Practical guidance content that highlights the evolving role and global nature of a GC, including leadership, business navigation, career development, and legal department management.


Professional Development

Works in Progress: The Plans for Bringing People Back

Works in Progress: The Plans for Bringing People Back

A majority of in-house leaders say their companies have surveyed employees to gauge their willingness to transition back to the office. The results are, predictably, mixed.
By Phillip Bantz

Lean Adviser GC

GCs to Outside Counsel: If There Are Obstacles, Find Workarounds

GCs to Outside Counsel: If There Are Obstacles, Find Workarounds

In any assignment to outside counsel, problems and challenges may arise. The important thing is that those issues are spotted by your outside counsel and brought to your attention quickly along with possible solutions.
By Lean Adviser GC
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Understand my Expectations 
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Plan and Find the Best Path From A to B
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Staff With a Diverse Team to Generate Diversity of Thinking 
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Lessons in Leadership

CLO Shares Tips on How to Operate at Scale and Speed While Being an Effective Business Partner

CLO Shares Tips on How to Operate at Scale and Speed While Being an Effective Business Partner

Susannah Stroud Wright, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Credit Karma spoke to Corporate Counsel Advance about embracing continuous change as a leader, the future of in-house departments, and practical steps to create a culture that encourages an agile mindset.
By Abigail Harris

Women, Influence & Power in Law (WIPL)

Nominations Open for the 2021 Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards

Nominations Open for the 2021 Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards

Successful women are notorious for not tooting their own horns when it comes to their accomplishments. So we want to help shine a spotlight on all that you do.
By Heather Nevitt

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