Mike Evers recruits attorneys for corporate legal departments throughout the United States. Please visit www.everslegal.com. His firm also offers experienced in-house counsel to companies on an adjunct basis.
Your General Counsel has left and you are being promoted to "Interim General Counsel"... and the company is not necessarily committed to removing the "interim" part of your new title.
The best résumé advice is to custom tailor whenever possible.
The answer to when you should move in-house is: whenever you can.
Make sure your responsibilities match your title, especially if you're at a smaller company.
The specifics of growing within your current job will be different for everyone, but here are a few possibilities that may resonate as examples.
You are uniquely positioned to look beyond the cringe-worthy election and think about potential changes at every federal agency. Your role is incredibly valuable in 2017.
Network, learn and enjoy the conference, which will be Nov. 15 - 16 in Chicago, Illinois.
It might seem odd that a recruiter is writing about another technology that will soon eat away at how he pays his mortgage, but that has not stopped him in the past.
Approximately 20 percent of companies are adding to their attorney headcount. That is a significant percentage.