Corporate counsel

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Nordstrom's is just one of the corporates who went shopping for a new general counsel this week.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

General counsel trend of ceo appointees continues apace with sodastream, as does jumping the fence, while Eli Lilly seeks new top lawyer and we mark a sad passing in this busy week around the house.

LEGAL OPERATIONS

Legal ops grow with tech roadmap

Legal departments emphasise legal operations and increase investment as a full-time role rather than one that might be shared with others, says survey.

CLIMATE CHANGE

Corporate litigation heats up

Climate change litigation poses growing threat to companies' profitability, warns law firm partner.

COMPLIANCE

The compliance officer cometh

Study reveals 2019 compliance compensation, highlighting the rise of the chief compliance officer role.

APPOINTMENTS

General counsel duo jump the fence

General counsel at two major global banks have chosen to jump over the fence and take up new roles at Reed Smith and HSF.

APPOINTMENTS

Around the house

Two women general counsel take top non-lawyer jobs, while two finance firms appoint their first-ever general counsel, in a busy week around the house.