FT General Counsel

We highlight 25 general counsel who demonstrate the importance of the corporate legal department. Plus: Trump-era in-house lawyers face tough choices; diversity in the workforce; sustainability as a business strategy; and demand for cyber security

In-house lawyers face tough choices in the Trump era

Spotlight on general counsel who demonstrate the importance of the corporate legal department

Achieving more diversity in the workforce is moving up the agenda for in-house teams and law firms

Attention to social and environmental risks pays off in resilience, say leading GCs

‘New law’ disrupters help general counsel under pressure for fresh ideas and lower costs

Individuals pioneering new approaches to how legal services are delivered

Use of data is integral to doing business but breaches top the risk list