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Category Archives: Counsel

What are some of the benefits to a company in hiring an In-house lawyer?

How to work with recruiters effectively – what to be mindful of

I’ve spent the last 17 years building up my contacts and relationships in the North-West legal community. When you ask me to find you a lawyer, I use every one of those 17 years to think of who I know, who’d like your opportunity, and

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Social Media and its impact on your job prospects

Senior In-house Counsel – does your employer value your role?

The roles and responsibilities of an in-house lawyer vary wildly from company to company and consequently the value that legal can add to a business, or it is expected to add, is often determined by what has gone before, by budget and/or the vision and

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Have you considered becoming a 'NED?'

Have you considered becoming a ‘NED?’

I am often asked the same question by General Counsel and senior lawyers, ‘how do I progress my career from here?’ Once you have reached senior leadership level, there are options, however the higher up the career ladder you go, the greater the competition as

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