As a legal function, understanding what your purpose is versus what your role is can be difficult, as the line between the two is often blurred. Your purpose as a team is partly shaped by the GC and partly shaped by the organisation and can impact the strategy you have in place to support the business.
So what does a legal team’s strategy and purpose look like and what role does the GC play in setting this up?


Stéphanie Hamon, Head of Legal Operations Consulting, Norton Rose Fulbright
Rob Booth, General Counsel and Company Secretary, The Crown Estate