The Legal Department

The Legal Department Fundamentals: Handling #metoo Matters With Allison West Employment Practices 

Employment law matters, especially #metoo complaints and investigations are meat and potatoes for an in-house attorney. In this episode, veteran employment lawyer Allison West shares the fundamentals of workplace investigations. She provides best practices for engaging investigators including how to avoid legal traps, ensuring independence and maintaining credibility throughout the process. Allison is an investigator,… Continue reading The Legal Department Fundamentals: Handling #metoo Matters With Allison West Employment Practices 

What The Legal Department Needs To Know About Antitrust: Leigh Oliver Of Clifford Chance

Antitrust is a highly technical area, but with increasing scrutiny from state and federal agencies, it’s an area that in-house counsel needs to know. In this in-depth episode, Antitrust expert Leigh Oliver of Clifford Chance breaks down four key areas for in-house counsel. Tune in and find out what should be on the “worry wall”… Continue reading What The Legal Department Needs To Know About Antitrust: Leigh Oliver Of Clifford Chance

Bonus Episode: Optimal Health In The Legal Department With Jenn Zerling Of JZ Fitness

  Optimal performance in The Legal Department requires optimal health and wellness. In this bonus episode, health and wellness expert Jenn Zerling shares the five anchors for optimal health. Known as the “JZ High Five,” these five steps will help you level up at work and in life. You should have a strong foundation of… Continue reading Bonus Episode: Optimal Health In The Legal Department With Jenn Zerling Of JZ Fitness

From The Legal Department To The Conference Stage: How To Land And Deliver As A Speaker: Nas Panwar Chief Production Officer IPMI

  Do you want to level up your profile as a legal thought leader? Gain exposure and showcase your knowledge and experience by getting a speaking gig at a conference. If this sounds like a stretch goal, Nas Panwar, Chief Production Officer of the International Performance Management Institute, offers concrete tips to get you there. Nas… Continue reading From The Legal Department To The Conference Stage: How To Land And Deliver As A Speaker: Nas Panwar Chief Production Officer IPMI

What The Legal Department Needs To Know About Insurance: Jacque Burke Of Cooley LLP

  It can seem like a sleepy topic, until it isn’t. Insurance is an asset that all organizations need, so it is incumbent on in-house attorneys to understand insurance fundamentals. In today’s episode of The Legal Department, insurance specialist Jacque Burke from Cooley LLP breaks down the basics of insurance with Stacy Bratcher, as well… Continue reading What The Legal Department Needs To Know About Insurance: Jacque Burke Of Cooley LLP

What Recruiters Are Looking For In The Legal Department: Edina Beasley And Heather Fine Of Major Lindsey & Africa

  Building relationships extends outside of The Legal Department.  In this episode, legal recruiters Edina Beasley and Heather Fine of Major Lindsey & Africa take us behind the curtain to learn what companies are looking for in their next general counsel or chief legal officer.  Heather and Edina share how to build a relationship with… Continue reading What Recruiters Are Looking For In The Legal Department: Edina Beasley And Heather Fine Of Major Lindsey & Africa

Leadership Development In The Legal Department With Jeannine Taylor, Deputy General Counsel Of Keck Medicine Of USC

  Jeannine Taylor of Keck Medicine of USC shares her journey into a senior leadership position at a top 20 academic medical center in this episode of The Legal Department podcast. While leading the legal team at a $3 billion health system, Jeannine also serves as president of the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles,… Continue reading Leadership Development In The Legal Department With Jeannine Taylor, Deputy General Counsel Of Keck Medicine Of USC

Executive Coach Glenn Llopis On Why Trusting Yourself Is Essential To Success In The Legal Department

  Success isn’t just about winning cases; it’s finding fulfillment, breaking free from the legal box, and having the courage to trust yourself. Today’s guest is Glenn Llopis, executive coach, Forbes contributor, best–selling author, and former talent scout for Love Connection. He discusses breaking free from professional constraints and unleashing your true potential. As he… Continue reading Executive Coach Glenn Llopis On Why Trusting Yourself Is Essential To Success In The Legal Department

7 Things I Did To Become A General Counsel: Joe Schohl On His Path To The Legal Department

  Joe Schohl set out to become a public company GC before turning 40. He wrote this goal on a piece of paper and carried it in his pocket until he landed a General Counsel role at the nation’s largest dialysis provider, Davita, at age 34. He later became Chief Legal Officer of Radiology Partners… Continue reading 7 Things I Did To Become A General Counsel: Joe Schohl On His Path To The Legal Department

Run The Board: Governance Essentials For The Legal Department With Lisa Hatton Harrington

  It is quite the leap to go from in-house counsel to the board of directors. The transferable skills are definitely there, but there are governance essentials you have to practically learn on the job. We talk about this fascinating topic with today’s guest. Lisa Hatton Harrington has been Corporate Secretary and Chief Legal Officer… Continue reading Run The Board: Governance Essentials For The Legal Department With Lisa Hatton Harrington