Flex By Fenwick – In-House Counsel on Demand


FLEX, a service offering of Fenwick & West offers high quality, customized and cost-effective interim in-house counsel staffing.

The dramatic effects that the in-house Legal Services Act has had on the industry means it is a good time to experience first-hand precisely what clients expect from their law firms. The merits of having an in-house lawyer are considerable, and can generate major efficiencies and other business benefits. In-house lawyers are a huge support function of ambitious, growing businesses.

FLEX focuses on enhancing client service. They offer excellent legal advice at a sustainable rate and are passionate about developing long term relationships with their clients and adding value with their proactive consultative approach. Their fully pro-active services ensures that you are able to find the best opportunities suited to your needs.

FLEX team members which consists of high profile lawyers, pride themselves on an extensive knowledge of the legal sector and in-house experience. With their solid business acumen and excellent people skills, they work closely with their clients, understand their needs and gladly stay in touch regularly through the engagement to ensure their satisfaction. Their clients include the most innovative and disruptive venture-backed startups, as well as publicly traded companies.

FLEX presents a lot of opportunities to attorneys who want to work with them. They offer talented attorneys seeking flexibility and career growth greater control of their careers, access to some of the most exciting startups and enterprise technology companies, and enhanced credibility.


FLEX, a law firm backed by Fenwick was launched in 2010 by Ralph Pais, then the Chair of Fenwick’s Technology Transactions practice, and Alexandra “Alex” Smith, a former Fenwick associate who was then managing operations at a startup.

FLEX was launched as a synergistic solution to address two particular needs: a high quality, less expensive option for day-to-day legal needs with predictable billing, and a more flexible work life which many talented lawyers crave.

With a two-fold mission, FLEX BY FENWICK constantly seeks ways to innovate and remain outstanding for their legal work and their client service.

For more information, please visit: http://flexbyfenwick.com/