Doug Feick, GC and SVP of Corporate Development,fulfills a triune role as an administrator, manager and chief legal officer at the international online marketplace
A General Counsel & a Startup Specialist
SecureNet’s GC, Secretary,and Head of Compliance has a knack for creating in-house legal departments at burgeoning businesses
Disobey Your Attorney: Share Life With Your Employees
In part two, Todd Richardson shares real-life examples of how caring for your employees can lead to a stronger business
Just the Ticket: Providing Strategic and Legal Leadership That Makes the Grade
Rob Loewer, General Counsel and Director of Finance at National Railway Equipment, draws on an impressive educational and professional background, lessons from his childhood, and an ability to turn joy into skill to effectively lead his teams.
Taking the Road Less Traveled to Successful Legal Career
Utilizing her unorthodox, yet effective style, Burch Creative Capital General Counsel Laura McCabe Brandt has built professional relationships and fashioned opportunities out of her hard work.
Promoting the Practice: Mastering the Art of Marketing a Law Firm
For a firm with an ever-expanding growing business development function CMO Jeff Berardi discusses implementing advertising and marketing experience at K&L Gates.
The Arithmetic Way to Deliver a Great Digital Media Product
MediaMath GC Brian Miller on dividing labor, multiplying opportunities and always encouraging communication.
Directing a Legal Team to Take Center Stage
Like a great band manager, CMO Don Lee has turned Clark Hill’s lawyers into rock stars touring the nation.
Being All Things to All People
Potbelly’s Matt Revord on putting the ‘General’ in General Counsel By Amy Fisher “I liked the idea of trying to figure out how to make both parties happy, the buyer and the seller,” explained Matt Revord, Chief Legal Officer at Potbelly Sandwich Works. He initially began his law career in litigation, but transitioned to corporate transactional work early on. He …
Why Flexibility is a Key Leadership Asset
Anne Chwat, Senior VP of International Flavors and Fragrances, originally planned to be a teacher, but a winding career path led her to companies as diverse as Seagram, BMG Music and Burger King By Stephanie Harris Business, much like life itself, is constantly changing. The more willing you are to ebb and flow with the changes, the more success you …
A Chief Lawyer’s Guide to Launching a Legal Department
General Counsel Mark Stachiw is NxGen Partners’ first in-house lawyer. Here, his recipe for startup success.
Why Controversy Can Be Good for Your Career
Early in his career, a contentious turf war taught Bauer Performance Sports’ Michael Wall everything he needed to know about being an in-house counsel.
Should Your Lawyer Do More Than Law?
What makes Interstate Hotels & Resorts’ Christopher Bennett a good corporate lawyer isn’t just his work in the legal department; it’s his contributions outside it.
Lab Tests for Your Legal Department
Acorda General Counsel Jane Wasman shares her formula for the perfect legal department. By Heather Weaver Throughout her career, Jane Wasman, President of International and General Counsel for Acorda, has been drawn to positions that offer room for personal and professional development. From her initial work in litigation to her time working in legislation on Capitol Hill, Wasman has worked …
The CFO of the Future: the General Counsel
One day soon, your company’s general counsel will be as influential as its CFO, predicts Harsco Corp.’s Verona Dorch.