15 Minutes With The Williams Cos.' General Counsel

By Sam Reisman (October 16, 2017, 3:27 PM EDT) -- Lane Wilson joined Tulsa, Oklahoma-based The Williams Cos. as its general counsel in April, after a career spent both in private practice and behind the bench as a magistrate judge.

Law360 spoke to Wilson about the trajectory that led him to an in-house role at an energy company, the changing regulatory landscape and his ideal relationship with outside counsel. This interview has been edited for clarity and length.

Lane Wilson

Currently: Senior vice president and general counsel, The Williams Cos.

Previously: Magistrate judge, Northern District of Oklahoma; partner, Hall Estill Law school: University of Tulsa College of Law Where were you...

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