The Insider: Tips for Succeeding as Outside Counsel from a Former In-House Attorney
Free Live/Virtual Program for all NYSBA Members!
In this fireside chat, Carrie Cohen, Partner at Morrison & Foerster LLP and Sam Amir Toossi, Partner at Akrivis Law Group PLLC and head of the White Collar Defense and Commercial Litigation Practice, discuss the relationship between in-house counsel and their outside legal team is crucial to the success and efficiency of legal engagements. Join the New York State Bar Association’s Commercial & Federal Litigation Section for a fireside chat, which is sponsored by the Corporate Litigation Counsel Committee, featuring former in-house counsel and outside counsel to discuss key attributes that in-house counsel look for in their outside legal teams, practical tips for developing a transparent and effective relationship with clients, and best practices on how to avoid common pitfalls in working with in-house legal departments particularly during the course of complex litigations and investigations.
This program was organized by the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section's Corporate Litigation Counsel Committee and will take place at Morrison & Foerster LLP at 250 West 55th Street with a virtual option. Light refreshments will be served. Once you click to register, you will have the option to choose virtual.
Please note: If you are having any trouble registering, or accessing your NYSBA account, please contact our Member Resource Center team at 800-582-2452.
- May 10, 2023
- 6:00 PM
- 7:00 PM
- New York City
- Virtual Participation
- Morrison & Foerster LLP
250 West 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
- Carrie H. Cohen, Esq., Speaker, Co-Chair of Investigations & White Collar Defense Group; Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
- Sam Amir Toossi, Esq., Speaker, Partner, Akrivis Law Group LLC
- Commercial & Federal Litigation Section
- Committee on Continuing Legal Education
- Corporate Counsel Section
- Corporate Litigation Counsel Committee