Acting as “outside” in-house counsel when managing litigation, ALG will:
- Judge the merits of major court cases filed against or on behalf of the company, work with the appropriate executive(s) to define a strategic defense and approve settlements of disputes where warranted.
- Perform pre-litigation work to minimize risks and maximize legal rights.
- Collaborate with upper management on the selection, retention, management and evaluation of all outside counsel.
- Act as business liaison with outside counsel, manage and approve litigation budget and provide substantive input on litigation strategy.