How To Successfully Negotiate An In-House Counsel Job Offer

In-House Counsel Job Offer

To successfully negotiate an in-house counsel job offer, you need to arm yourself with information and be prepared. If you’ve survived the in-house interview, now is not the time to drop the ball. The Lawyer Whisperer gives her thoughts on how to best secure the in-house counsel job offer you want:

“The road to the offer stage in an interview process is usually a long and winding one with a few bumps along the way. Once this destination is reached, a candidate may anticipate a deep breath, but for many, the thought of negotiating the offer creates added anxiety. What should I ask for? How do I know what areas have room for more? How do I ask for more without appearing greedy? How do I behave appropriately so my offer does not get pulled? These are the most common questions candidates ask themselves when contemplating a negotiation….Negotiating an offer can be stressful – particularly if you feel you are in unfamiliar territory in such a dynamic.”

Read: What You Need To Know to Successfully Negotiate a Job Offer for an In House Legal Position. at The Lawyer Whisperer