"As the founding lawyer at a startup, I knew I needed to learn how to lead. The Academy taught me how to build a dedicated and resilient team, encourage an accountable and efficient corporate culture, and to set standards for myself that now define my personal and professional lives."
Class of 2018 Fellow Managing Director and General Counsel Promontory MortgagePath LLC
"The path to career advancement is paved with a commitment to personal growth. Good in-house lawyers are effective advisors. Great in-house lawyers learn how to lead."
Academy Board of Advisors General Counsel The Truth Initiative
"The Leadership Academy provided me with new ways to think about leadership, as well as a variety of tools and strategies. Putting these tools and strategies into action is creating a ripple effect across my organization and company."
Class of 2018 Fellow Senior Counsel, Labor and Employment Northrop Grumman Corporation
"I learned pretty early in my career that lawyers who want to advance to senior leadership roles must also develop leadership skills and competencies to effectively influence people and create positive outcomes. These leadership skills should be an essential component of every attorney’s professional development journey."
Academy Board of Advisors G6 Hospitality LLC General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
The Leadership Academy is a locally based, best-in-class leadership program specifically tailored to provide the next generation of in-house counsel leaders the skills and tools to help them succeed at the highest levels of their organization.