In-House: Prove you're worth it
Justifying legal expenses to a sceptical board was the subject of the recent Counsel to Counsel forum in Boston. But, as Timothy Corcoran found, the key is to prove how the in-house team has a positive effect on the company's bottom line
Legal expenses are typically viewed with disdain on any corporate general ledger, but the reality is that these expenses often protect the company from what would otherwise be much more substantial exposure.
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