Alan is Sr. Associate General Counsel for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. where his responsibilities include leading the Office of Outside Counsel Management and Legal Operations.
I have been a lawyer for almost 30 years. Sounds very weird to me when I say that.
The way that we network has changed significantly. Prior to “connecting platforms” such as LinkedIn and Facebook, networking was about meeting people face-to-face, exchanging cards and investing time in relationships.
It is difficult to get lawyers to use new technologies. This is not because they’re not interested, and it’s not because they’re not tech savvy