“The World's Leading Independent Journal Written Exclusively by Commercial Lawyers”

The International In-house Counsel Journal is concerned with the exchange of ideas of In-house Counsel representing commercial organisations from all sectors and jurisdictions around the world. Each quarterly issue contains papers based on case study experience of In-house Counsel in the main disciplines of commercial law from different jurisdictions.

Content is overseen by the IICJ Editorial Board that meets 4 times a year to discuss content and determine which papers are accepted for publication. The board is drawn from a range of industry sectors and jurisdiction with considerable international knowledge.

A peer reviewed journal published electronically 12 times a year and in print form 4 times a year, delivering papers written by In-house Counsel covering the major areas of law:

Antitrust/Competition Commercial Litigation Contracts Corporate Governance Data Protection Employment Health and Safety Intellectual Property Management Taxation

From the following key business sectors:

Banking and Finance Energy Healthcare IT Industry Insurance Pharmaceutical Telecommunications

Please visit the IICJ Library to see all the published papers, which includes more business sectors and areas of law


Subscribers benefit from:

  • Receiving a print copy of the International In-house Counsel Journal quarterly
  • On-line access to all publishd papers
  • Writing articles
  • Learning from in-house counsel how they are working with new and current legislation
  • Updates on how commercial law is being practiced locally, nationally and internationally
  • Discovering the latest methods of successfully managing the in-house counsel function
  • Finding out how in-house counsel develop and expand their practices locally and abroad
  • Attending conferences at discounted rates

Readers' Opinion

The IICJ brings relevant legal input and information to any internationally active lawyer. It helps bridging conflicting solutions and to manoevre within the relative uncertainties that international law brings.

Martin Strnad
Head Legal Global Corporate
Zurich Insurance Company, Switzerland

Simply professional, by professionals

Peter Bergson
General Counsel & Secretary
Bisnode AB, Sweden

The IICJ is excellent resource for the in-house practitioner. The articles are always practical and germane to the issues that most general counsels face daily.

Bryan Yeazel
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer (Former GC)
Stock Building Supply Holdings, Inc., USA

The International In-House Counsel Journal provides an excellent forum for examining many of the critical IP issues that face global businesses today.

David Koris
General Counsel/Head IP
Shell International B.V., Netherlands

Without doubt, the most authoritative and respected international collection of expertise to be found in one place.

Geoff Wild
Director of Governance & Law
Kent County Council, UK

The IICJ is an excellent resource for updated and emerging issuing which impact the role of the General Counsel.

John Fenner
General Counsel
Turner Industries, Ltd., USA

I find this to be a useful journal for sharing the experience and knowledge of other in-house counsel.

David Newkirk
General Counsel
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, USA