The Intersection Between Law and Business
“Success in-house and out only comes to those in-house lawyers who understand the C-Suite thinking and mindset.” – Lisa Lang, Three Time General Counsel
Why This Not That Blog
Company Conscience and the Corporate Counsel
In its 2023 GC Survey, Axiom asked general counsels how they perceived themselves in terms of their role as the company conscience. According to the results of that survey, an overwhelming majority of general counsels saw themselves as guardians of the company’s values. While it does appear that “corporal counsel as company conscience” is now […]
When Passion Meets Purpose
If you are a law school student or a even a lawyer who is relatively new to the practice of law, you may be surprised to know you have choices. Lots of them. When I went to law school, I thought I had a limited set of options when I graduated. I thought I could […]
Stop Following The Rules And Start Coloring Outside Of The Lines
Pablo Picasso once said: “Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” As a junior lawyer in private practice, I was most comfortable when I could say firmly and with confidence, “This is the law, these are the facts, and, therefore, this is how I recommend that we proceed.” […]
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She is the best of the legal profession which is exemplified in everything she does.
“It has been a pleasure getting to know Lisa Lang in a personal and professional capacity over the last year. Lisa is an extraordinary lawyer, professional, and person in every sense of the word. She is more than just a legal and business partner in her professional life. She has educated thousands through her speaking, writing, and mentorship. She is the best of the legal profession which is exemplified in everything she does. We co-authored a book together, and as a result have spoken at many industry events, as well as academic institutions. Lisa offers candor, advice, stories, and tips to her audience leaving them with knowledge and inspiration. Through her daily Linkedin posts, Lisa imparts her knowledge, wisdom, and experience to all who are fortunate enough to follow her. Lisa is an exemplary leader, and I am proud to be forever connected with her through our book.”
A keen eye for efficiency and productivity, while never losing sight of the bigger picture.
“I have learned so much from Lisa over the past year, especially her insights as a GC and the mindset she brings to that role. She shows up every day and demonstrates what it means to lead with empathy. She has a keen eye for efficiency and productivity, while never losing sight of the bigger picture. She values “the team” and constantly gives back to everyone around her. I can’t wait to see what she does next.”
A sign of a great lawyer is one who knows how to make you see her way of thinking!
“Lisa provides REAL lawyer advice to help pre-law students, law students and lawyers understand better ways of being practicing law and why you may not want to go against her advice! A sign of a great lawyer is one who knows how to make you see her way of thinking! Lisa has that down! Aside from that, she is supportive of so many in the community. I highly recommend you connect with Lisa!”