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Original Program Date: January 25, 2019

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As in-house counsel, your legal knowledge and expertise is only one component of being a highly-successful legal partner. Your legal and business practical skills are equally paramount to your overall success at your company.

This CLE concentrates on providing you with the skills necessary to excel at being not only a good lawyer, but a great business partner as well.

The Corporate Counsel Section of the NCBA welcomes section members, as well as the many non-member in-house counsels across our state, to attend.

Join us as we "take care of business" and learn from leading general counsels and other legal and business experts "how good lawyers become great business partners."

Don’t miss out as we learn "how good lawyers become great business partners" by:

  • Contributing to a successful legal department and exuding executive presence as in-house counsel
  • Taking care of your company’s brand and formulating sound legal arguments in a crisis
  • Creating efficiencies in managing contracts and handling contract negotiations
  • Minimizing stress for yourself and your business partners while running productive meetings
  • Managing your workflow by utilizing the power of technology

Planned by the NCBA Corporate Counsel Law Section

Satisfies NC State Bar Technology Training requirement.

Click on the "In Depth" tab for tuition, video replay and speaker information.

  • General Counsel Roundtable: How to Take Care of Business While Exuding Executive Presence | Gow, Gray and Griffin | Moderator: Louis
  • Damage Control or Control Damages? How Corporate Counsel Can Take Care of the Brand and Legal Arguments in a Crisis | Edwards, Pearce, Segars and Twiddy
  • Drafting Solid Contracts While Building Solid Business Relationships | Barnett and Pate
  • Taking Care of Yourself and Others: Running Meetings That Minimize Stress and Maximize Productivity | Rogelberg
  • Technology for Today and Tomorrow: Managing Your Workflow | Reach
Product Information
Date Presented:
January 25, 2019 8:25 AM Eastern
7 hours, 50 minutes
Taking Care of Business: How Good Lawyers Become Great Business Partners (2019 Corporate Counsel Section CLE & Annual Meeting)
TUITION RATE. Early and Membership discounts automatically apply at checkout. 

Register early and SAVE 10%! 

Standard: $265 / $240 Early
NCBA Member: $220 / $200 Early
NCBA Corporate Counsel Section Member: $205 / $185 Early
CLE Premier Pass: $0

Discounts are available for NCBA members who are students, law professors, judges or legal services/public interest attorneys. Call CLE at 800.228.3402 for details.

Full and partial scholarships are available for attorneys experiencing a financial hardship of any kind. Click here to apply.

VIDEO REPLAYS. The agenda may not include certain breakouts/tracks shown at the original program.  

Speaker Information
Keith J Barnett   [ view bio ]
McGavock Edwards   [ view bio ]
Lauren A Golden  [ view bio ]
Wendy B Gow   [ view bio ]
Stacy S Gray   [ view bio ]
Paul J Griffin   [ view bio ]
Jill B Louis   [ view bio ]
Lori D Mahmoud   [ view bio ]
Tammy D Nicholson   [ view bio ]
Gregory N 'Greg' Pate   [ view bio ]
Alexander M Pearce   [ view bio ]
Gabrielle D 'Gaby' Phillips  [ view bio ]
Catherine Sanders Reach  [ view bio ]
Dr Steven G Rogelberg   [ view bio ]
Thomas H 'Tom' Segars  [ view bio ]
Kathryn F 'Kathy' Twiddy   [ view bio ]
William J 'Bill' Wickward Jr   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 6.00
General: 4.00
Technology Training: 1.00
Substance Abuse/Mental Health (SA/MH): 1.00
CLE Premier Pass