Complementing the Role of General Counsel


As a General Counsel (GC), the scope of responsibilities can be vast and demanding. Providing expert legal advice and managing legal matters, negotiating contracts, and overseeing real estate transactions can be extensive. Hamlin | Cody is an experienced law firm that can effectively support and complement the efforts of in-house GCs, helping to lighten their load and meet their high expectations.

Expert Legal Advice and Strategic Guidance

Our team has in-depth knowledge of various industries and can assist in navigating complex legal matters. At Hamlin | Cody, we provide customized support services. You don’t have to navigate the legal landscape alone, our team is here to serve as your trusted colleagues. Whether you need to brainstorm ideas, seek a second opinion on a course of action, evaluate case value, or require assistance in trial litigation, we offer the expertise to help you effectively serve your company’s needs. Rely on us to support and enhance your legal efforts and ensure the best possible outcomes for your organization. When you collaborate with Hamlin | Cody you can depend on a wealth of expertise to assure informed decision-making and effective risk management.

Contract Preparation, Review, and Negotiation

Preparing, reviewing, and negotiating contracts is a time-consuming task for GCs. Hamlin | Cody can handle these responsibilities efficiently and meticulously. Our attorneys are skilled in contract law, ensuring that contracts, proposal requests, and other legal documents are accurately prepared, reviewed, and negotiated to protect the organization’s interests. We are proficient in drafting clear and concise documents in plain English, customized to align with your objectives. These documents will accurately articulate the terms of the deal you have made, ensuring that others can understand and interpret them in the same way as you do.

Policies Development and Compliance

Developing policies on industry-specific issues, corporate governance, and regulatory affairs is a critical aspect of a GC’s role. Hamlin | Cody can provide valuable support by assisting in policy development, ensuring compliance with legal requirements, and offering guidance on emerging regulations. By leveraging our expertise, GCs can focus on driving policy implementation and adherence.

Real Estate Expertise

Navigating the legal intricacies of real estate transactions and litigation demands knowledge and experience. Hamlin | Cody monitors legal risks, interprets laws and regulations, and advises on real estate documentation. For years, we have been assisting clients in the Los Angeles region with sale and lease transactions, deed preparation, loan agreements, easements, regulatory compliance, eminent domain proceedings, specific performance cases, boundary disputes, land use issues, hillside slippage concerns, construction problems, as well as alternative dispute resolution methods. Count on us to provide comprehensive legal support tailored to your specific needs and challenges.

Dedicated to Lightening the Load

At Hamlin | Cody, we understand the demands placed on in-house GCs. We offer comprehensive support to complement their efforts and enhance their effectiveness. With our expertise, GCs can confidently navigate complex legal matters, achieve favorable outcomes, and exceed the expectations of their stakeholders. Trust us to be your reliable partner in managing legal challenges and driving success for your organization.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation and discover the value of our dedicated legal support.