External lawyer as compliance officer
Boards of directors and management are obliged to install a risk management system appropriate to the respective company and to ensure that risks of business-related infringements are prevented. Actual violations of the law must be recognised and responded to.
Compliance – understood as adherence to the law and rules – is part of management responsibility.
You do not want to maintain an internal Compliance Officer position at present or are unsure about this? Hire an external compliance officer.
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This is rarely the optimal solution! In-house lawyers and in-house counsel cannot be employees bound by instructions and freelance lawyers at the same time and slip into different roles as needed.
It is preferable to create organisational independence through external assignment.
Are you interested in an external compliance officer?
We will be happy to conduct a non-binding initial interview with you.