Veronica Pastor

Deputy General Counsel at Association of Corporate Counsel

Veronica Pastor is deputy general counsel at the Association of Corporate Counsel and focuses on privacy, cybersecurity, and international contracts.

My Articles

HNBA’s Corporate Counsel Division Chair Ivana Kriznic on the Value of Voluntary Bar Memberships

Ivana Kriznic, chair of the Corporate Counsel Division of the Hispanic Bar Association sits down with Veronica Pastor, ACC’s deputy general counsel, to discuss the value of being a member in both ACC and HNBA, how the HNBA corporate counsel division’s focus has evolved during her tenure, the meaning of being a Hispanic lawyer today, and how awareness and cross promotion can advance diversity and integration in the legal profession and help you advance your career. #ACCDocket #DEI #inhouse #HNBA

Privileged Conversations: Netherlands Supreme Court Confirms In-house Privilege

The Dutch Supreme Court has confirmed the right of foreign in-house lawyers to benefit from legal professional privilege, but only if (i) they are members of an EEA or Swiss bar or are otherwise entitled to work as a lawyer with legal professional privilege in their home country, and (ii) they have an agreement with their employer guaranteeing their independence and freedom to comply with rules of professional conduct. . #attorneyclientprivilege #inhousecounsel #professionalprivilege #ACCadvocacy

Privileged Conversations: Lack of In-house Privilege Hurts Business Competition in France / Le manque de legal privilege nuit à la concurrence des entreprises françaises

ACC Deputy GC Veronica Pastor talks with Cercle Montesquieu President and Broadcom Senior Associate GC Laure Lavorel about the fallout for French business. #ACCDocket, #legalprivilege, #attorneyclientprivilege, #ACCEurope
Veronica Pastor s'entretient avec Laure Lavorel, Présidente du Cercle Montesquieu et associée principale de Broadcom, GC, sur les retombées de ce manque pour les entreprises françaises.

Privileged Conversations: Spain Affirms Legal Privilege for In-house Counsel / España afirma el secreto profesional para los abogados de empresa

In this dual language interview, ACC Europe Board Member Javier Ramirez discusses the impact of Spain recognizing legal privilege for in-house counsel.
En esta entrevista bilingüe, Javier Ramírez, miembro del consejo de dirección de ACC Europe, analiza el impacto del nuevo reglamento de la abogacía que afirma el secreto profesional para los abogados de empresa en España.

Privileged Conversations: Netherlands Court Affirms In-house Privilege

Following submissions made by ACC, a Dutch appeals court has ruled that lawyers who benefit from in-house legal privilege in their home jurisdiction can rely on that privilege before the Dutch courts and investigators, explains Paul Gilbert of Cleary Gottlieb in a recent interview with the ACC Docket.