FTI Technology’s Senior Managing Director, Wendy King will speak at the 2021 Women, Influence & Power in Law (WIPL) Conference on a session titled “Legal’s Role in the C Suite: Driving Innovation Through Change Management.” WIPL is the annual conference for women in-house and outside counsel to gather and exchange ideas on a wide range of legal and leadership topics. This year's WIPL conference will cover a range of topics including social justice, security awareness, transactions, enforcement & investigations, data privacy, corporate compliance, and more.
Being a Strategic Partner
Legal’s Role in the C Suite: Driving Innovation Through Change Management
Susannah Wright, Chief Legal Officer, Credit Karma
Jessica Monson, VP & General Counsel, Caribou Coffee
The key to impactful change is affecting decision-making from the top down. Legal’s role in senior leadership is critical to overall business function and organizational success. This session will tackle some of the common roadblocks in becoming a strategic partner to your C Suite, overcoming misconceptions of the legal department, and mastering the art of strategic leadership.