In-House Groups




10 most important legal stories of 2015

Love, megafirms, bar passage rate trends and more – catch up on the top stories of 2015 from the American Bar Association: “As the ABA Journal staff looked back over the past year, these were…


What is your favorite mobile app?

Chime in at the ABAJournal and see what other lawyers are touting as their favorite mobile app: “For many of us, our smartphones and tablets are our constant companions. And few of us get through…


ACC Recognizes 12 Value Champions

Want to increase efficiency and contain legal department costs? Sometimes it helps to see how others are achieving success.  The Association of Corporate Counsel recently announced 12 Value Champions that are worth a look: “General…


In-house: Are you moving up or out?

James Merklinger, vice president and chief legal officer at the Association of Corporate Counsel, points out that “putting your business hat on” is rapidly becoming the norm for many in-house counsel: “GCs and CLOs previously worked…


Lawyering May Protect the Brain

A recent study hints that lawyering may protect the brain, which may come as a shock to those who recently learned that multi-tasking shrinks the brain. “A new study has found a link between challenging occupations…


The ABA Journal Blawg 100

Looking for some new blawgs to add to your feed reader? Check out the ABA Journal Blawg 100 for the latest crop of winners: “It’s crazy that we’re already on our eighth Blawg 100. Every…


State Bar Corporate Counsel Sections

Want to network with other inhouse counsel? Your State Bar Association is a good place to start.  Nearly half of the State Bar Associations in the United States have corporate counsel sections that focus on…