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.

Exclusive features

  • In conversation with Abhijit Mukhopadhyay

  • From call centre to legal counsel: qualifying without a training contract

  • In-house legal recruitment: seven skills to look for

  • Interview: Ben Foat, In-house Solicitor of the Year

  • Legal Geek 2018: key takeaways for in-house lawyers

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10 years to qualify

2019-01-28T16:23:00+00:00

Lyndell Beguinua is legal counsel of one of the world’s leading technology companies – but, unbelievably, it took him over 10 years to qualify. He shares his remarkable – and at times tough – journey.

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Key challenges for in-house competition counsel (12 November 2019, London)

2019-08-15T11:07:00+01:00

This seminar will be a panel discussion by two leading in-house competition practitioners.

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How to implement a D&I strategy in your legal team (Birmingham and Leeds)

2019-08-07T14:53:00+01:00

Join us in Birmingham and Leeds for a free seminar on how to implement a D&I strategy in your team.

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Communicating law to non-lawyers (16 October, Leeds)

2019-08-07T14:47:00+01:00

Join us in Leeds on 16 October to learn how to communicate advice and risk effectively to non-lawyers.

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How to implement a D&I strategy in your legal team (25 September, Manchester)

2019-04-08T14:25:00+01:00

Join us in Manchester on 25 September for a free seminar on how to implement a diversity and inclusion strategy in your team.

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  • Changes to your website, magazine and e-newsletters

  • In conversation with Abhijit Mukhopadhyay

  • From call centre to legal counsel: qualifying without a training contract

  • In-house legal recruitment: seven skills to look for

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Webinar: Navigating legal tech as an in-house lawyer (OnDemand)

Legal technology is booming, but with so many solutions on the market, how do you decide what’s right for your department?

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Webinar: The new SRA Handbook: What next for in-house lawyers? (OnDemand)

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.

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Innovation for in-house lawyers

2018-11-08T16:07:00+00:00

Maya Hodroj, market development director at LexisNexis talks about why innovation should not start with technology.

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In-house lawyers and technology

2018-11-08T15:58:00+00:00

Sophie Gould, head of in-house at LexisNexis, addresses what in-house teams expect from their law firms on legal technology.

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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.

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Interview: Ben Foat, In-house Solicitor of the Year

2019-01-28T16:23:00+00:00

Ben Foat, Post Office legal director, was named In-house Solicitor of the Year at the 2018 Law Society Excellence Awards . We speak to him about his win, his leadership, and how he is transforming his team to meet the increasing demands of the business for legal services.

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Changing industries: CV and interview tips

2019-01-28T16:22:00+00:00By

Thinking about moving sector? There may be plenty of opportunities in the market, but how can you make an impact with your CV and at interview and demonstrate you really want a change? Diana Bentley canvasses recruiters and heads of legal for their advice on how to get yourself noticed ...

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