Join us for “Cool Tech for Lawyers 2020” presented by Sterling Miller, three-time general counsel and author of the Ten Things You Need to Know as In-House Counsel blog series. Sterling will discuss:
- Cool “must have” tech for in-house and outside counsel
- How to use technology to be more productive every day
- Using technology to make your remote work life better
Sterling Miller has enjoyed a wide and varied 30-year legal career. He is a three-time General Counsel, having served in that role at Marketo, Inc., Sabre Corporation, and Travelocity.com. He has managed international teams handling a myriad of complex legal issues including “bet-the-company” litigation, M&A, government affairs, data privacy, and commercial agreements. In April 2014, he led the legal team responsible for the successful IPO of Sabre Corporation. In January 2019, after leading the legal team that completed the sale of Marketo, Inc. to Adobe Inc., he returned to the Dallas office of Hilgers Graben PLLC as Senior Counsel where he focuses on commercial law, data privacy, and litigation.
Sterling earned his law degree from Washington University in St. Louis (Order of the Coif, law review) and his bachelor’s degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University, where he was Student Body President among other honors. He is certified in data privacy by the IAPP (CIPP/US). He is a sought after commentator on legal matters and a frequent speaker at legal industry and bar association events. He also consults with legal departments around the globe and coaches in-house lawyers. Sterling serves on the Board of Directors of Terrasoul Superfoods and the advisory board of Travefy.com. He publishes an award-winning and widely-read legal blog entitled “Ten Things You Need to Know as In-House Counsel” available at www.TenThings.net.
He has published four books: “The Evolution of Professional Football;” “The Slow Cooker Savant,” and two books for the American Bar Association focusing on legal issues important to in-house lawyers. The second book, “Ten (More) Things You Need to Know as In-House Counsel: More Practical Advice and Successful Strategies Volume 2” was released by the ABA in November 2019. A fifth book is underway and expected in 2021.
You can follow him on LinkedIn and on Twitter (@10ThingsLegal) where he is frequent commenter on legal issues affecting in-house lawyers.