Date

November 08, 2018

START TIME

4:30 pm

END TIME

7:30 pm

LOCATION

Sneaky Big Studios
15750 N. Northsight Ave
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

Events 1

Current Trends in General Counsel Compensation 

Presented by: Major, Lindsey & Africa, Quarles & Brady and Willis Towers Watson

Please join Major, Lindsey & Africa, Quarles & Brady and Willis Towers Watson for a candid discussion about in-house counsel compensation with a particular focus on General Counsel compensation. The discussion leaders and participants will engage in a practical, interactive discussion on the trends, recent experiences, variables that influence in-house compensation, including bonuses, as well as the unique ethical issues surrounding in-house salary, equity and mobility.

SUBJECTS OF DISCUSSION WILL INCLUDE:

  • The rules of professional conduct and their application to hiring and in-house counsel compensation
  • Conflicts of interest and the impact on “reasonable” compensation
  • Compensation and independence – do they interplay?
  • Ethical considerations around resignation and withdrawal, including procuring ethics-based resignation terms in a pre-negotiated severance agreement.
  • Equity and other compensation elements: Trends and best practices

Introductions:

Nicole StantonNicole Stanton, Partner
Quarles & Brady

 

Bradley C. VynalekBradley C. Vynalek, Partner
Quarles & Brady

 

Moderator:

Andrea BriccaAndrea Bricca, Partner
Major, Lindsey & Africa

 

Discussion Leaders:

Steven BeaverSteven Beaver, Vice President and General Counsel
Benchmark Electronics

 

Lacey J. BundyLacey J. Bundy, SVP, GC and Corporate Secretary
PetSmart

 

Zach GeorgesonZach Georgeson, Director
Willis Towers Watson

 

This event is awaiting approval for MCLE credits for “General and Ethics” credits
For further information and to register, contact Kat Wohl at kwohl@mlaglobal.com