A lot of in-house attorneys dream of reaching the top someday. And when they fall short of becoming the Managing Editor for Above the Law, they look to general counsel positions instead. You get paid the big bucks, fly first class everywhere, and get to boss around outside law firms. What’s not to like? I decided to find out.
In-house lawyer and Above the Law columnist Susan Moon explores why you might not want to be your company’s General Counsel: