Corporate Counsel's Day

Annual Conference


Programme Description

This yearly conference deals with different challenges in the area of a corporate counsel's responsibilities and tasks and addresses current topics and trends. 

Focus 2017 - Programme:

  • Trends and Challenges: What to keep in mind in SMEs and subsidiaries
  • How to start a legal department from scratch and survive the first 100 days
  • How to further position and develop a legal department
  • How to become and stay an independent business partner
  • Managing Expectations and Risk
  • Key challenges for Corporate Counsel in small and medium sized departments
  • Adapting the Legal Department to Changes in the Organisation

Target Audience

In-house legal counsel and general counsel with an interest in topics related to operational management of a legal department.


Start Dates
1 Day
Application Deadline
Number of ECTS Credits
Level of Experience
Functional Manager
Functional Specialist
High Potential
Programme Type
CHF 890.-
Radisson Blu Hotel, Zurich Airport
Individual Modules Bookable
Flexible Entry
Programme Language

Why HSG?

Executive education at the University of St.Gallen (HSG), one of Europe's leading business universities, provides you with an optimal preparation for the future. The University of St.Gallen is more than just an educational institution; it is a place of inspiration that stimulates you to think. You will acquire up-to-date knowledge that is of great practical relvance, and gain valuable insights. This will enable you to make an important contribution to social and economic progress and to your own personal development. "From insight to impact" is not just our message; it is a promise against which we can be measured. 

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