What considerations go into the decision making process? What is the philosophical approach of the Company – Why some in-house attorneys are looking for the full-service firm and others hire lawyers at that firm.
Is the Company looking for a legal expert or a business partner? – Why do we often hire the lawyer who best evaluates risk rather than gives the best legal answer? Billing – How in-house attorneys look at what is billed and when. For attorneys considering employment, what are the pros and cons of joining an organization in the office of general counsel?
Andy Lapayowker – General Counsel and Secretary, Rosemore, Inc.
Kimberly Neal – General Counsel and Grant Relations Officer, The Children’s Guild
I. DeAndrei (Dee) Drummond, Group General Counsel, Allegis Group, Inc