Profiles

Mathematica GC: Imagination Is Only Limit on Using Tech

As Vice President and General Counsel of Mathematica, Tamara Barnes has focuses on issues related to the interaction between data security, privacy, and research to help improve the effectiveness of …

Tariff Uncertainty Sparks Mitigation Steps

Planning for market uncertainty is central to Matthew Hamel’s work. As executive vice president, general counsel, and secretary of Brown-Forman Corporation, he guides one of the nation’s largest …

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Technology Can Broaden Access to Legal Services

Chas Rampenthal is passionate about broadening access to legal services. As general counsel for LegalZoom, Rampenthal keeps this commitment at the forefront of legal, government relations, and …

Ricoh GC: ‘Protect the Company, Don’t Shackle It’

Before becoming Ricoh Americas’ general counsel, Jami Segota spent her entire career as outside counsel. In the year since she’s joined the arm of the multinational imaging-and-electronics company …

Uber Lawyer Brings Investigations Experience

When Uber Technologies Inc. decided to shore up its legal team, the ride-hailing company chose a lawyer who knew it well after investigating sexual harassment in its ranks, and also is equipped to …

Barclays Stresses Long Term in Law Firm Management Model

Barclays turned to a new model for managing its top 30 law firms two years ago and isn’t looking back, according to Chris Grant, who heads legal relationship management for the bank.

An attendee wears a 'Times Up' badge as he arrives for the 75th Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 7, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Hundreds of Attorneys Join Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund

In less than a month since it was announced, the Time’s Up legal defense fund has gathered more than 500 lawyers willing to provide free consultations to victims of sexual harassment in the workplace.

Tony West: From Student Body President to PepsiCo General Counsel