GCs face challenges head-on

Dealing with the board and leadership training top-of-mind for general counsel

When you wear the general counsel hat, you might feel like you have the weight of the world on your shoulders. There are many issues that are top-of-mind for GCs, but anyone who has reached the GC chair has experience dealing with challenges. These days, however, GCs face a wide range of challenges as part of their daily responsibilities.

How to face these challenges was the topic of the keynote address on the second day of the 14th annual SuperConference. The panel featured Gloria Santona, executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, McDonald's Corporation, Elisa Garcia, executive vice president and chief legal officer, Office Depot, Inc. and Scott D. Chaplin, senior vice president, general counsel and secretary, ATK.

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Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A....

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