Working Effectively With In-House Counsel
Date: Tuesday, April 30th 2013
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Location: World Trade Center Mezzanine Room, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland
Unlike law firms, companies do not revolve around their lawyers. In-house counsel often wear multiple hats and are working on important business decisions as well as legal tasks. Leah Cronn, General Counsel for The Hecht Group, Paul Loving, Sports and Entertainment Counsel for adidas, and Matt Levin, a commercial litigator at Markowitz Herbold Glade & Mehlhaf, will share unique strategies for how to create and maintain effective working relationships with in-house counsel.
Our speakers will discuss the role of the legal department as part of the larger organization, strategies for building an efficient outside counsel/in-house team, how to create value for the in-house legal department by leveraging your expertise, and how to help an in-house legal department become a profit center.