In-house lawyers on navigating a corporate crisis

Author: Lizzie Meager | Published: 9 Oct 2019

Lawyers must have a deep understanding of the company, strong communication lines and a robust network with others throughout the business to be able to provide effective advice to the C-suite.

That was the message from senior in-house lawyers at the International Bar Association's annual conference in Seoul, who spoke frankly of their experiences of corporate crises and challenges – and how to deal with them.

"Until around 10 years ago there was no connection between legal divisions in the various subsidiaries of the company,"...