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0211 - Irish Tech General Counsel - Sarah Irwin

Season 12, Ep. 211

Hosts: Aman Madhwal and Anne-Marie Godfrey

 

We are delighted to have Sarah Irwin to talk with us today. Among her many roles Sarah is founder and community builder for ITGC (the Irish Tech General Counsel community, a forum for In-House Lawyers in Ireland.

 

To start, Sarah can you tell us a little about yourself and why you founded the ITGC?

 

Can you take us through some of the terminology? Lawyer, Counsel, Legal Counsel, General Counsel…

 

What are the basics, that we all need to know about the Legal side of business?

 

At what points in the growth plan does a technology start-up need General Counsel?

 

How can General Counsel become more end-user friendly?

 

Let’s shift to the legal industry itself, how has it been impacted by technology in its own operations?

 

Any questions from the audience?

 

Well, we’ll wrap up there. Thank you for talking with us today and sharing your knowledge and expertise.

 

 

NOTES:

https://www.itgc.ie

 

https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-irwin-aa273064/

 

Acknowledgements

 

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