Being the first lawyer at a scaleup is a unique experience. Alongside daily tasks coming at you from all sides of the business, you're expected to build legal infrastructure from the ground up.
But where do you start? Our latest eBook - Legal for Scaleups: create, build and scale a world-class legal function - focuses on the challenges, insights and experiences of legal leaders who have been there and done it, taking you along the journey from square one to a dynamic, world-class legal function.
Download the eBook for insights from some of the brightest minds in legal, including heads of legal, GCs and CLOs at: Intercom, Monzo, GoCardless, Onfido, TransferWise, Snyk, and more. 📊👇
Inside you'll find:
- Creating a legal function: Getting started is the most daunting task. Find out how Babylon Health's GC mapped out his first 90 days. Plus: Snyk's GC on creating a minimal viable product for Snyk's contract management, and Shieldpay's chief legal and compliance officer on empowering the commercial team.
- Building a legal function: How did the GC at GoCardless think about the long term and build his legal function from a sole counsel to a versatile department? Also: enabling velocity and powering the business with Appear Here, and building a robust privacy feature with The Privacy Compliance Hub.
- Scaling legal with the business: Monzo is one of the fastest-growing companies in the world - how did the legal team embed an operations mindset to keep up? How did Onfido's GC maintain legal hygiene during the company's rapid growth? Plus: the value of legal tech, as explained by TransferWise's first lawyer; preparing for international expansion with the GC at Liberis; and entering the US market, with Wilson Sonsini.
I hope this eBook offers you valuable insight into how to create, build and scale a world-class legal function - let us know what you think.
Download 'Legal for scaleups' for free now.