The Association of Corporate Counsel Europe (ACC Europe) is the only organization that is run by the in-house counsel profession for the benefit of its in-house counsel members, serving the needs of lawyers practising in corporations and other organisations throughout Europe. ACC Europe promotes the common interests of its members, contributes to their continuing legal education and seeks to improve the understanding of the role of in-house counsel. ACC Europe is a chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), which since its founding in 1982 has grown to over 26,000 members in nearly 75 countries, representing more than 10,000 organisations. Internationally, its members represent 42 of the Global 50 and 74 of the Global 100 companies. Membership in ACC Europe includes membership in the ACC. Additional information on ACC Europe can be found at www.acce.com. By in-house counsel, for in-house counsel®.