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Legal hiring trends in Asia Pacific tech landscape – A 2023 insight
2023 offers in-house lawyers challenges and opportunities, with reduced hiring due to economic slowdown, offset by increased demand in specialised legal know-how from major tech companies. A shift in demand: Compared to the previous year, there is a noticeable decrease in legal hiring across the tech sector. This shift is primarily attributed to macro-economic headwinds, […]
Leading Beyond Law: The Changing role of General Counsel
Taylor Root recently attended an insightful and entertaining panel discussion at The Legal 500 (Legalease) GC Summit Netherlands 2023. The ‘Leading Beyond Law: The Changing role of General Counsel consisted of two very engaging General Counsel panelists; Olga Prokopovych & Mischa Menheere who shared with us the following key takeaways. Taylor Root’s Amsterdam office were extremely proud to sponsor this conference […]
Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Aurea Garrido, Warner Bros Discovery
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Sarah Ingwersen recently spoke to Aurea Garrido about her time as a Trustee for Theatre Peckham. Aurea is VP Associate General Counsel, Warner Bros Discovery, News and Sports division. What does your Trustee organisation do? Theatre Peckham is a learning theatre that champions […]
Recruiting General Counsel: The essential interview questions
When looking for a general counsel, most businesses are looking for someone with two main attributes: in-depth legal expertise and sound judgment. The third attribute, however, that many teams highly prize is business acumen. Company leaders believe a general counsel with these three attributes will be successful in the position and will be a valued […]
Is the compliance function a must-have or good-to-have in law firms?
In today’s fast-paced and complex legal and regulatory landscape, law firms face an array of challenges beyond providing expert counsel to their clients. The need to navigate a web of ever-evolving regulations, mitigate risks, and maintain rigorous ethical standards has made it paramount for said firms to establish strong in-house risk and compliance teams. This […]
The essential interview questions for Associate Lawyers moving in-house
Organisations are becoming increasingly sophisticated in understanding the benefits of recruiting in-house legal staff and managing their legal costs more effectively. This is evidenced by the steady growth in the number of in-house lawyers. Transitioning from a law firm to an in-house legal department as an Associate Lawyer can be an exciting and challenging career […]
Legal trends shaping the future of family offices in Asia Pacific
The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, with Singapore as a prominent financial hub, has witnessed a surge in family office activities as affluent individuals and families seek to manage and preserve their wealth. In this dynamic landscape, understanding and adapting to evolving legal trends is essential for family offices to effectively safeguard their wealth and ensure long-term […]
The GC as Trustee: How can both General Counsel and a not-for-profit benefit?
Watch the webinar in full below As part of our Trustee Network series of events, Taylor Root has partnered with Indigo Volunteers to explore the value General Counsel bring to the charity trustee role. The role of the trustee can be hugely rewarding and provides opportunities to add value to a charity through the sharing […]
Take your legal career to London
We recently held our ‘Take your legal career to London’ webinar, hosted by Priya Shah who was joined by Holly O’Connell, Legal Advisor at FirstGroup Plc and David Harrigan, Interim Deputy General Counsel. The session discussed the current in-house interim, legal job market and career development opportunities and explored the logistics around making an international […]
ESG: how can General Counsels and in-house lawyers guide their business to the starting line?
On the 4th March 2021, Sarah Ingwersen and Eva Bishop facilitated the latest in our Taylor Root ESG webinar series titled ESG: How can General Counsels and in-house lawyers guide their business to the starting line?. There is so much information in the public domain about ESG and the importance of measuring impact for an […]
General Counsel in gaming, sports and leisure
We are delighted to be hosting our next breakfast roundtable for General Counsel in gaming, sports and leisure. The breakfast will be hosted by Taylor Root legal recruitment experts Georgia Morgan-Wynne and Sarah Ingwersen. To attend, please register your interest and we will be in touch to confirm your place. The event will take place […]
Moving in-house: career advice for junior lawyers
In recent years, there has been a noticeable surge in the demand for in-house junior lawyers. At the same time, we have seen an upswing in the enthusiasm of junior lawyers aiming for careers in-house. However, despite these trends, apprehensions remain within the legal industry around the possibility of being deemed ‚too junior‘ to move […]