Netherlands telecoms giant VimpelCom is set to review its roster of external advisers after appointing Scott Dresser as general counsel.
This week, British Land announced it was hiring its first-ever general counsel.
British American Tobacco (BAT) global general counsel Jerome Abelman is gearing up to launch the first review of the FTSE 5 company’s external legal advisers since starting the role earlier this year.
The BBC has put its scheduled panel review on hold this month because of budget cuts and the Government threat to abolish the licence fee.
Barclays’ in-house team has undergone a turbulent year with a raft of departures and senior appointments as a result.
As GC of one of the ‘big four’ supermarkets, Nick Grant is on the frontline of efforts to help Sainsbury’s see off the competition – a task that has got tougher since the discounters arrived. Agile working is his latest weapon.
Commercial law director of the Government Legal Department Wendy Hardaker combines heading up a 115-strong team across six teams with being a long-distance commuter and carer.
400 brands sold in 190 countries is one major global footprint to keep on the right legal track. The trick is to build strong teams, says Unilever legal chief Ritva Sotamaa, who launched a company-wide legal academy this year
Automotive and cycling retailer Halfords is looking for a new general counsel and company secretary only 18 months after hiring current head of legal Justin Richards.
Netherlands telecoms giant VimpelCom has launched its first panel review since the appointment of general counsel Scott Dresser last year.