Event

Greater Philadelphia Association of Corporate Counsel Business Skills CLE Institute

September 15, 2016

Labor and Employment partner Sarah Bouchard will be speaking at the Greater Philadelphia Association of Corporate Counsel Business Skills CLE Institute.  She will speaking during Sesssion II on the Essential Communications Strategies for In-House Counsel. 

Session II: Essential Communications Strategies for In-House Counsel
9:10 - 10:10 AM

Using the example of a whistleblower-related investigation, the panelists will lead a discussion of the essential communication skills and strategies needed in your role as in-house counsel including:

  • Interpersonal and communication skills – how to navigate and control communication across all levels of management, from line managers to the CEO;
  • Internal and external communications strategies and challenges – including balancing communications with the press, shareholders, employees, and business partners;

Gathering, synthesizing and analyzing skills - the ability to elicit information from others, to determine key issues/facts from confused and incomplete information, and to synthesize that information into a cohesive story.