Bloomberg Law
Nov. 3, 2022, 4:57 PMUpdated: Nov. 5, 2022, 2:24 AM

CONFERENCE REPORT: Law Firm GCs Share Best Practices (Correct)

Helen Gunnarsson
Helen Gunnarsson
American Bar Association

How law firm general counsel help their lawyers manage practice risks and challenges was the subject of the Law Firm General Counsel’s Forum, a program at the 2022 Aon Law Firm Symposium in Chicago October 27. Moderator Jennifer Finnegan, a senior vice president at Aon Professional Services, sat down with four general counsel from law firms of various sizes to compare their approaches to their firms’ needs.

Law firm general counsel must handle a wide variety of issues including new client intake, engagement agreements, outside counsel guidelines, vendor contracts, claims management and reporting, defense of disciplinary actions, audit letter responses, ...