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2023 General Counsel in retail and FMCG | How do you build a high performing legal team?
In November we hosted a General Counsel roundtable for 20 senior leaders in the retail and FMCG sector.During the interactive discussion, co-chaired by Dan Webster, General Counsel at Harrod, we defined the pillars that create a high performing team and what leadership qualities General Counsels need to possess. If you can create a positive, values […]
General Counsel in retail and FMCG 2023 | How do you build a high performing legal team?
In November we hosted a General Counsel roundtable for 20 senior leaders in the retail and FMCG sector. During the interactive discussion, co-chaired by Dan Webster, General Counsel at Harrod, we defined the pillars that create a high performing team and what leadership qualities General Counsels need to possess. If you can create a positive, […]
Taylor Root Singapore’s General Counsel breakfast recap – life sciences and medical technology
Taylor Root had the pleasure of hosting a General Counsel breakfast, bringing together senior lawyers from the life sciences and medical technology sector. The gathering was a unique opportunity for industry peers to connect, share insights, and delve into the nuanced legal landscape shaping the Asia-Pacific region. The morning started off with lighthearted catchups between […]
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, […]
How to: hire your first in-house lawyer in China
Why recruit your first lawyer in China? There are numerous reasons a company decides to recruit their first in-house lawyer in China. Traditionally the key driver was to reduce reliance on external law firms and the associated costs of briefing work out. However, the intangible aspects of bringing legal work in-house as well as heightened […]
Taylor Root UK Trustee Network: An interview with Andin Fonyonga, The Kids Network
As part of our interview series for our Trustee Network, Taylor Root Partner, Georgia Morgan-Wynne recently spoke to Andin Fonyonga about her time as a Trustee for The Kids Network. Andin is Group Head of Legal & Compliance at Global Fashion Group. What does your trustee organisation do? The Kids Network was founded in 2016 […]
Navigating the transition – finding the perfect moment for private practice lawyers to dive into the in-house world
Transitioning from private practice to the captivating realm of in-house lawyering is a well-trodden path for legal professionals. Among the myriad questions pondered by lawyers considering this transition, one question resonates the loudest – when is the most opportune moment to embark on this transformative journey? It is often said in the legal market that […]
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 […]
‘IamRemarkable’ Workshop – Women in Law Constellation Network
When it comes to navigating your legal career, women often struggle with self-promotion and openly speaking about achievements which can be key to everything from performing well at interview to having the confidence to make a career switch. #IAmRemarkable is a global movement that empowers everyone to celebrate their achievements in the workplace and beyond, […]