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Tour of Duty: ConocoPhillips GC Janet Langford Kelly

InsideCounsel recently asked Kelly to explain how to achieve success in such a demanding position and provide advice for young in-house lawyers who wish to reach her level

The energy field is always moving and shaking, but ConocoPhillips feels comfortable with an in-house veteran like Janet Langford Kelly in charge. Kelly has worked in a variety of fields in her career, including the retail and food industries, but she says that working at ConocoPhillips has given her some of the greatest challenges —and rewards—of her in-house career. InsideCounsel recently asked Kelly to explain how to achieve success in such a demanding position and provide advice for young in-house lawyers who wish to reach her level. Below is our exchange:

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