It's absolutely vital that the legal team is connected to the business. You’re really supposed to be rowing in the same direction as the business, which means that your goals are inextricably wound up in the success of the company.
Rosanna Biggs - General Counsel - Linktree
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You can’t advise in a vacuum. You need to understand the motives of the business, the priorities of the business, the context in which people are asking questions, and, sometimes, the background of the person asking the questions.
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Matt Vaughan - Executive VP - LawVu