The notion and protections of the “attorney-client” privilege varies from state to state within the U.S. Many factors affect the general attorney-client privilege regarding corporate communications including the various requirements for different states, federal requirements, international requirements, and various ethical restrictions. In this article, we will be exploring some of these factors.
When you are interviewing the corporate law department you should know what would be your position the line-up of lawyers and how that will affect your career growth. If you are continually competing with experienced lawyers, you will have to face tough going. In order to help you choose a law firm that offers you congenial environs some important questions (principally for the Third Year Law Student) are designed for you to get a better feel of the corporate law department.
Evan Anderson is Managing Director of BCG Attorney Search’s San Francisco office and the Director of BCG’s Diversity Recruiting Practice. He assists a variety of candidates in several practice areas on the West coast, but he places particular significance on candidates representing ethnic, gender, and LGBT diversity.