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Practice Area Insights — Exploring General Counsel Responsibilities and Trends

Matt Boisen and Allison Handy

“The greatest thing for me is the opportunity to not know anything about an area of law and the next day know a lot,” says Matt Boisen, general counsel of technology company Highspot. In this discussion with Allison Handy, co-chair of Perkins Coie’s Corporate & Securities practice, they delve into the challenges and opportunities of serving as a GC, preparing for the GC role, and major trends affecting both inside and outside counsel, such as the rise of generative AI.

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The content of this program does not meet requirements for continuing legal education (CLE) accreditation. You will not receive CLE credit for participating.