From biglaw litigation partner to the former general counsel of two multinational technology companies — Intel and Apple — Bruce Sewell has had an illustrious career path spanning three decades. Now, after recently retiring, Bruce reflects on the insights and lessons learned throughout his career.
Topics covered include: ‣ what it’s like managing a 900-person legal department, as well as managing a legal budget just shy of $1 billion ‣ what qualities are helpful as a corporate lawyer, transactional lawyer, and as a lawyer in leading positions, such as biglaw partner or general counsel, and ‣ how working in-house compares to working in a firm.
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