Justin Choi, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Anixter International, joined Chuki Obiyo of Morae Global to discuss practical legal and business insights on the law department’s mission to protect and enable the business.

“To be a better business enabler, lawyers should not use legal terms as a badge of honor when talking to clients,” says Justin.  To that end, in-house counsel should strive to “be viewed as a true counselor and advisor, not just the commercial lawyer or the employment lawyer.” Justin and his law department colleagues have made progress on their mission to work with their business partners, especially the global sales team at Anixter.

Listen to Justin and Chuki discuss this progress and explore practical insights on what law departments need to get right— the right people, process, systems, and scorecard… for free access to the full podcast, please email [email protected] 

The Law Department as a Business Enabler (preview clip below)