Practical Guidance General Counsel

Practical Guidance General Counsel is a how-to resource specifically designed for in-house lawyers.

Authored by practitioners who truly understand the demands of an inhouse role, Practical Guidance General Counsel enables in-house counsel to complete more work in-house, prepare briefs for external counsel and respond efficiently to enquiries within the business.

Essential contracts, employment law, finance and securities, intellectual property, consumer law, corporate governance and data & privacy are some of the key areas covered.

  • Task-oriented guidance supported by on-point cases, legislation, checklists, forms, precedents and links to trusted LexisNexis deeper research materials
  • General Counsel Frequent Tasks Tool – common tasks in general counsel matters tabulated with applicable guidance, precedents and checklists for easy retrieval
  • International content in the form of Getting the Deal Through guides for over 50 jurisdictions and Doing Business country guides in key global jurisdictions
  • Essential contracts
  • In-house know-how
  • Governance and company secretary
  • Corporate structure
  • Employment law
  • Finance and securities
  • Personal property securities
  • Leases
  • Retail leases
  • Purchase and sale of business
  • Consumer law
  • Competition law
  • Purchase and sale of property
  • Intellectual property
  • Data and privacy
  • Outsourcing and procurement
  • Further learning
  • International content - practice area
  • International content - jurisdiction


Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Donaldson Trumble

The Institute of Arbitrators & Mediators

JRT Partnership

Kelly & Co

K&L Gates

King and Wood Mallesons

Landers & Rogers

Tierney Law

MacDonnells Law

Macquarie University

Meyer Vandenberg

Mills Oakley

Minter Ellison


Piper Alderman

Somerville Legal


Team Lawyers

Tottle Partners

Truman Hoyle

Ward Keller

Warren Syminton Ralph

Mellor Olsson

Meet the Authors