Virtual General Counsel

Your in-house external legal team, as and when you need it

The Virtual General Counsel service supports you with a dedicated team led by a senior lawyer, ready to help whenever required. With the reassurance of real-time reporting, so you always know where you stand.

Whether it’s specialist expertise to seamlessly complement your in-house counsel or a complete legal resource that feels like it’s in-house, our Virtual General Counsel provides practical, problem-solving legal and business support.

What can I do?

  • Create and assess commercial agreements and contracts
  • Attract and retain talent and manage your workforce more easily
  • Protect and licence your IP, and establish an effective IP strategy
  • Ensure regulatory compliance in all your markets
  • Manage your commercial real estate as a developer, investor or tenant

Why Virtual General Counsel?

  • Flexible – expand your legal resource as and when you need it.
  • Consistent – one senior lawyer as point of contact, with a dedicated core team of lawyers, who understand your business and objectives.
  • Tailored – adapting specifically to your needs
  • Centralised – one invoice, whatever your legal spend.
  • Global – worldwide, business-focused legal support on tap through our ONE model

How it works


Meeting your different needs as they arise with bolt-on specialist products, e.g. data protection, IP management and contract review.


We will work with you to create a pricing scheme that suits your business. You’ll have the certainty of fixed fees for your chosen bolt-ons and pricing models that cover the key areas of support you need, including retainers, pre-booked block hours and alternatives to hourly rates.

For an informal discussion about how Virtual General Counsel can meet your changing business needs, please get in touch.

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