General counsel have long been tasked with mitigating organizational risk, but more and more are being asked to become strategic business partners. This year saw general counsel stretch themselves in ways not imaginable prior to the events of 2020. The pandemic and heightened awareness for social inequities, have asked general counsel to place increased attention on existing core competencies as well as add new ones. From anticipating work from home driven data risks to managing employee health and championing inclusion and diversity, general counsel have proven critical in navigating all that 2020 has had to offer.

Download the General Counsel Report to learn how major events impacted the role of general counsel and how the learnings from 2020 can be applied to effectively navigate 2021. The report features candid responses from over 30 surveyed general counsel.

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