The General Counsel Role: Managing Global Operations and M&A Activity

January 2019Publications / Mentions
Corporate Counsel

The role of general counsel continues to evolve. GCs are no longer siloed within an organization and expected to handle only legal matters. Instead, GCs are increasingly stepping into several roles, specifically business strategy, risk management and process improvement. As these roles expand, GCs should continue to build effective relationships with outside counsel, particularly in the M&A space.