In the first of a new series, a lawyer discusses their in-house career journey to date, the lessons they have learned, and offers practical career guidance and advice. First up is I. Stephanie Boyce, director of Create Positive Possibilities and GC to the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists.
Taking on non-executive directorship roles can help to challenge the stereotypes and prejudice that in-house solicitors face, Law Society seminar told.
The Centre for Ethics and Law at UCL Laws has recently released a report on the ethical leadership for in-house lawyers initiative. ‘Mapping the Moral Compass’ covers the relationships between in-house lawyers’ role, professional orientations, team cultures, organisational pressures, ethical infrastructure and ethical inclination.
Thoughts on the in-house conference from committee member Helen Shay
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Guardian report shows gender pay gap widening in some government departments.
Financial Conduct Authority proposes to extend Senior Managers Regime to all financial services firms.
Three legal advisers appear on list of corporation’s highest earners.
The Modern Slavery Act, Brexit and measuring performance were among key themes at this year’s conference of the Law Society’s In-house Division.