Tag Archives: Counsel

Do You Need In-House Experience for an In-House Counsel Job?

It’s like the chicken and the egg but not really – in some cases in-house experience provides a distinct advantage, and in others, law firm lawyers are just as competitive for in-house counsel jobs: “The requirement of prior in house … Continue reading

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Is an in-house counsel job right for you? A guide for law grads

By Anne Smith and Alexa Baltodano The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.  —Amelia Earhart This Amelia Earhart quote is emblematic of the decision to work as an in-house or private practice attorney. … Continue reading

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Illinois Charges Gender-Based Harassment Of Opposing Counsel

The Illinois Administrator has filed a complaint alleging that an attorney representing plaintiffs in employment matters engaged in two instances of gender-based harassment of counsel after court proceedings Beginning in 2014, and at all further times alleged in this count,… … Continue reading

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Special Counsel Subpoenas, FBI Agent Texts, GoGo Penguin Groove

An unusual point arose here (at the end) regarding an FBI agent’s political text-messages and cross-examination: Jack Sharman – MSNBC – Meet the Press (Dec. 5, 2017) from LFW on Vimeo. Text Messages and FBI Agents The interview question focused … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Law Review Symposium: Who's in the House? The Changing Role and Nature of In-House and General Counsel

A conference produced by our friends in Madison… Who's in the House? The Changing Role and Nature of In-House and General Counsel Wisconsin Law Review Symposium November 18-19, 2011 Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery Program Chair: Jonathan C. Lipson, Foley & … Continue reading

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