Legal Matters Community Newsletter Ed. № 27

November 3, 2020 4 min read
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How Legal Operations Skills Are Integral to Scaling In-House Legal

If you’re new to hiring for the Legal Ops function, we’ve got you covered! Mooni Patel, Head of Global Legal Ops at Atlassian, the Australian software company behind products like Jira and Trello, answers your burning questions around finding the right candidate for this integral role. Read more.

Why In-House Counsel Should Care About Customer Service and Their NPS Score

Kentucky State University General Counsel Lisa Lang shares her thoughts on the role customer service plays in building a first-in-class legal department. Read more.

Meet Legal Ops Hero Florence Chan of Cloudflare

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“When I hear the attorneys have deep discussions on the complexity of legal and policy issues because they are not bogged down by operational, internal cross functional problems, I know I’ve done my job behind the scenes to make the system run more smoothly.” – Florence Chan

Florence heads up Legal Operations for Cloudflare, Inc., a leading security, performance and reliability company on a mission to build a better Internet. Read more.

Member News

Leadership Roundtable

  • Leadership Roundtable: Thanks to all who attended our virtual session spotlighting Legal Ops Battleplans for 2021, including a tasting with the Hess Wine Collection and breakout sessions with Ashlee Best, Mooni Patel and Patrick Youkhaneh.
  • On the move: On the move: Daniel Tarle has joined the Legal Ops team at Asana and Carol Celestine is now Commercial Counsel at quantilope.
  • Leading the way: The Law in Tech Diversity Collaborative (LiTDC) has kicked off for 2021 with a mission to provide diverse 1L law students with in-house tech company experience and training at a law firm. If you’d like your company to join the ranks of participating tech companies including AppDynamics, eBay, Lyft, Roofstock, Segment, Thumbtack, Turo and Zynga, visit the website.

Jobs From Our Community

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