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In-house Division

Welcome to the In-house Division - the community for in-house lawyers working in the corporate and public sectors, not-for-profit organisations and charities

Our flagship annual conference provides support to in-house lawyers across all sectors. We also run other events including roundtables, seminars, and workshops.

Mapping the moral compass of in-house lawyers (27 September)

Join this interactive seminar which will draw on the mapping the moral compass of in-house lawyers research conducted by UCL’s Centre for Ethics and Law.

Discover the full potential of LinkedIn (18 October, London)

Learn how this tool can power up your business profile, boost your commercial and career opportunities. 

GDPR: road to 2018 for in-house lawyers (26 October, London)

Chaired by Christina Blacklaws, vice president, Law Society, this will be an interactive seminar aimed to share knowledge, best practice and guidance around what we know about GDPR, dispel some of the myths and practically focus on what you, as in-house lawyers can be doing to prepare for 25 May 2018 and beyond.

Implications of Brexit for in-house lawyers (download the presentations)

This seminar will consider the international impact of Brexit for in-house teams, as well as on the wider sector.

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On-demand webinar: The new SRA Handbook - what next for in-house lawyers?

The Handbook is being substantially reduced in length and prescription and is being divided into two - one Code for individuals and another for regulated firms and entities. 

Why some lawyers are poor negotiators and what they can do about it

Leadership consultant Ciarán Fenton outlines key steps in developing your negotiating skills as an in-house lawyer.

On-demand webinar: Legal professional privilege for in-house lawyers 2017

Colin Passmore, senior partner at Simmons & Simmons will advise on the updates to legal professional privilege relevant to in-house lawyers, tying in with the recent release of the Law Society’s practice note.

On-demand webinar: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it affects your organisation

Stephen McCartney, director of information governance and data protection officer at Royal Mail Group will focus on the changes to data protection law across Europe that will impact your organisation.

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About the In-house Division

Your In-house Division is dedicated to meeting the needs of in-house lawyers working in the corporate and public sectors, not-for-profit organisations and charities.

<See our 2016/17 Engagement Programme.

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Highlights of the In-house Division Annual Conference 2017

We’ve collated the highlights from our growing flagship annual conference. 

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