Flying Solo Member Spotlight – an interview with Katarina Mikolajova, Legal Manager, Slido UK Limited

Flying Solo Member Spotlight – an interview with Katarina Mikolajova, Legal Manager, Slido UK Limited

Sophie Gould, Head of Learning and Development at F-lex Legal spoke to Katarina Mikolajova, Legal Manager & Data Protection Officer at Slido and Current Advisory Board Member of the LexisNexis and Radius Law Flying Solo Forum, about  her role at Slido. As part of the agenda, they discussed the challenges and opportunities faced in her day-to-day, what she enjoys most about being a Board member of a peer-to-peer forum, uniquely designed for solo and those working in small in-house legal departments.

Hi Katarina, tell us a bit about yourself?

Hi, I’m a legal advisor with an international background in various areas of law including in the private (both in-house and legal practice), public and third sectors.

I currently work as an in-house legal manager for Slido where I was the first and only lawyer before expanding the team. I’ve supported the company through its exciting growth – from small start-up into an award-winning global player in audience interaction and company meetings.

And when I’m not working... you'll probably find me in the mountains.

What are the biggest opportunities in your role?

There have been many great opportunities at Slido so far.

It’s been an incredible learning opportunity both professionally and personally. I’ve had exposure to a variety of laws, stakeholders and challenging situations every day where I have a lot of responsibility and relative flexibility.

 What are the key challenges you face in your role?

Given that I was the only lawyer th

Subscription Form

Already a subscriber? Login
RELX (UK) Limited, trading as LexisNexis, and our LexisNexis Legal & Professional group companies will contact you to confirm your email address. You can manage your communication preferences via our Preference Centre. You can learn more about how we handle your personal data and your rights by reviewing our  Privacy Policy.

Latest Articles:

Access this article and thousands of others like it free by subscribing to our blog.

Read full article

Already a subscriber? Login