In-House Counsel Profiles

Alex Dimitrief, senior vice president & general counsel of General Electric Co.

In-House Counsel Profile: Alex Dimitrief

By Jennifer Williams-Alvarez |

"There are still times where I can be a valuable sounding board for my team, so my primary goal is to be there for them when they need me."

Daniel E. Troy, senior vice president and general counsel of GlaxoSmithKline.

In-House Counsel Profile: Dan Troy

By Jennifer Williams-Alvarez |

"By and large, what we really focus on is being good business partners and guardians for the company."

Bjarne Tellman.

In-House Counsel Profile: Bjarne Tellman

By Sue Reisinger |

"I'm trying to identify the underlying premises that the culture rests on, and to find how to disrupt them."

Reggie Davis, DocuSign Inc. general counsel and chief legal officer of DocuSign Inc.

In-House Counsel Profile: Reggie Davis

By Stephanie Forshee |

"Our mantra is to be the most sought after team in the company, to have people coming in asking us questions. That's been really important."

In-House Counsel Profile: Laureen Seeger

By Jennifer Williams-Alvarez |

"A joy of being in-house is that lawyers often have a seat at the table on strategic issues."

Raymond

In-House Counsel Profile: Raymond Fortin

By Kristen Rasmussen |

"I serve as a resource to our younger lawyers, and I'll tend to provide advice that cuts across subject matter areas."

Jordan Zamir, vice president and general counsel of Minted.

In-House Counsel Profile: Jordan Zamir

"One of the best parts of my role here is that I never know quite what to expect."

Eve Burton, senior vice president and general counsel of the Hearst Corporation.

In-House Counsel Profile: Eve Burton

By Kristen Rasmussen |

"We are a de minimus spender of outside legal fees."

Edward Gallagher, NCR senior vice president, general counsel and secretary

In-House Counsel Profile: Edward Gallagher

By Kristen Rasmussen |

"We aren't like the old stereotype of the naysaying lawyer, and I'm very happy and proud to run that type of a team."

John Lapham, general counsel of Rover.com.

In-House Counsel Profile: John Lapham

By Jan Wolfe |

"I'm trying to work with regulatory bodies to show them we are making a process safer than it was before."

Jon Kaplan, general counsel of ChargePoint.

In-House Counsel Profile: Jonathan Kaplan

By Jan Wolfe |

"No in-house attorney can do a truly excellent job unless they understand their business inside and out."

E.M. Lysonge, vice president, general counsel and secretary of CafePress

In-House Counsel Profile: E.M. Lysonge

By Jennifer Williams-Alvarez |

"I focus on the talent in the firms."

Edward Knight, executive vice president and general counsel of Nasdaq.

In-House Counsel Profile: Edward Knight

By Stephanie Forshee |

"The change that has occurred in this space has been exciting."

Scott Offer.

In-House Counsel Profile: Scott Offer

By David Ruiz |

“People who advise in a vacuum are not very useful.”

Anne Benedict, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of Summit Materials.

In-House Counsel Profile: Anne Benedict

By Richard Acello |

"There are many different pathways to the general counsel role, and I recommend people should try to keep their doors open."

Gordon Repp of LaSalle Investment Management

In-House Counsel Profile: Gordon Repp

By Rich Acello |

Repp is the general counsel at LaSalle Investment Management Inc., a global real estate investment manager.