Making the move from a law firm to in-house counsel can be daunting, but fortunately there is no shortage of tips to assist you. Keep an open mind and remember that the grass is not always greener – you will still have to deal with difficult people no matter where you go.
“Considering a move from a law firm to an in-house counsel role? Making a move is more complicated than it seems. To shed some light on this, we asked two practitioners who made the transition about their experiences. Here they share their most important advice…there are myriad differences between working in an in-house counsel role, as opposed to working at a law firm. Each of these differences—or, as some see them, opportunities—along with culture, salary offerings and workplace flexibility, should be carefully considered if you are thinking about moving away from a firm.”
Read: 7 Tips for Transitioning from Law Firm to In-House Counsel at Special Counsel Blog