THE LEGAL TEAM was the brain child of Alison Lee, an admitted attorney and director and owner of Lee’s Legal Compliance Services (Pty) Limited, (Lee’s Compliance) a successful legal compliance consultancy, which, inter alia, offers Organizations a full suite of compliance services and solutions, assisting them with all their regulatory and compliance requirements and needs.
Alison Lee is a well know public speaker and trainer, writer and contributor of legal content, who provides insightful and interactive content to big and small audiences, covering a multitude of legal and compliance related topics, which are presented in a humorous and practical manner.
In addition to the above, Alison Lee is the CEO of the Corporate Counsel Association of South Africa (CCASA) a SAQA recognized and accredited professional association, which association represents and supports the Corporate Counsel Community of South Africa, a position which she has held since 2004.
Before re-entering the practising environment, Alison Lee held the position of a Legal Advisor at British America South Africa for a 5-year term and then took up the position of General Counsel at SAB Miller (now Ambev) a position she held for an 8-year term.
Alison Lee has over the past 25 years assisted Organizations with their compliance related requirements, providing them with general as well as specific and customised compliance programs and solutions.
As part of this journey, Alison Lee has accumulated a wealth of knowledge on the complicated and ever-changing topic – compliance, and who is viewed as a subject matter expert in this field.
Using this knowledge and experience, Alison Lee, together with her capable in house team has designed and developed in conjunction with a legal software company – MAGIC8 – a unique legal and compliance management tool, known as The Legal Team, which using a multitude of compliance related documents, templates and related tools, and importantly, current and up to date legal content, establishes, manages and monitors an Organization’s Compliance Program.