Opening Remarks from the Co-Chairs

September 17, 2014 8:30am

Peter L. Biro
President & CEO
Newcon Optik

Stacey Boothman
Director & Associate General Counsel
Ledcor Construction Group, Canada

“Whether one is an external legal adviser or an in-house lawyer, one’s overarching responsibility is to understand the client and to help the client most fully actualize its potentialities.”

“Market your legal team as ‘solution providers’ and incorporate that phrase in everything you do.”
DEFINING THE IN-HOUSE COUNSEL FUNCTION
Module 1 KEY TAKEAWAY: Understanding the parameters of your role, and the key strategies that will become the building blocks for your success as corporate counsel.