Feature | Insight: Brexit response


Nearly a year after the UK triggered article 50, bluechips are still asking what Brexit means for their businesses. We team up with HSF to gauge what actions GCs must take now

Feature | The Scots GC debate


The In-House Lawyer gathered a group of leading Scots GCs to talk innovation, Brexit and the changing demands facing business lawyers

Feature | Employment law partner: Doyle Clayton


A decade ago workplace law was barely on a general counsel’s risk register. Today we see in-house lawyers specialising in it – with a GC expected to be knowledgeable enough to keep a company’s board briefed on any issues that could impact the value of its brand.

Feature | Analysis


What do a legal department and a Swiss watch have in common? They both run like clockwork – as long as operations staff are involved… We report on the rise and rise of the legal chief operating officer

Feature | Analysis


The once-lauded LPO industry has lost momentum. IHL assesses changing in-house responses to outsourcing and asks if the industry is reinventing itself

Feature | Adviser focus

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Since the banking crisis a select band of mid-tier law firms have comprehensively outclassed the law’s City elite. The In-House Lawyer looks at three standouts to find out why

Feature | The Risk Survey - The In-house Lawyer and DAC Beachcroft


Rachel Cropper-Mawer, a partner at DAC Beachcroft, discusses how new heads of legal can create a plan of action and decide on a strategy for their all-important first 100 days

Feature | The Risk Survey - The In-house Lawyer and DAC Beachcroft


Rachel Cropper Mawer, a partner at DAC Beachcroft, in conversation with Karen Lawrie, legal chief at AET Tankers, considers what can be done to add value to ‘business as usual’