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THE OUT-HOUSE TEAM

Long gone are the days of traditional, stuffy advisors.  We like to have fun, while maintaining our professionalism.

 

The Out-House team is adaptable, working with whatever modes of communication you prefer—from phone calls to Slack messages. Our goal is for you to feel at ease knowing that everything is going to be taken care of efficiently and professionally.

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Lynden Renwick

Founding Partner

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Tera Whitmore

Senior Commercial Counsel

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Virtual Associates

Business Attorneys

OUR FOUNDER

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Lynden Renwick, Esq.

Founding Partner

Lynden Renwick has been every kind of attorney there is. He has practiced as a cross-border corporate attorney for one of the top three AmLaw 100 and Global 100 law firms, a commercial litigator, and General Counsel for a U.S. Defense Contractor.

 

An award-winning executive, Lynden was named one of Maryland’s ‘Very Important Professionals’ in 2018 for his leadership of a multi-million-dollar, woman-owned company. In 2020, Vanguard Law Magazine recognized him as one of America’s leading authorities on global data security laws.

 

An attorney in both the United States and Australia, Lynden now leads Out-House Attorneys, LLC. to provide the pre-eminent, on-demand, and low-cost legal solution.

Notable Experience

  • Provided General Counsel as a Service as Fractional In-House Attorney to Fortune 500 companies, and downloadable and cloud-based SaaS companies.

  • Global experience drafting, reviewing, and negotiating client & vendor SaaS Agreements, MSAs, SOWs, Supply, Storage, Distribution, Sale, Privacy, License, Employment, and Confidentiality Agreements.

  • Former SVP, General Counsel, and Data Security Officer of a $35M woman-owned professional services company and Federal Government contractor.

  • Negotiated a $2.8M intra-term restructure to a carrier agreement with the largest private fulfillment provider in the U.S.

  • Successful agency-level award protest of a $15M Federal Government contract with the U.S. Secret Service.

  • Lead negotiator for a $100M GovCon Teaming Agreement and Subcontract.

  • Balanced over 100 active cases as a commercial, real estate, insolvency, government, and criminal defense litigator in the NSW Supreme Court.

  • Represented multi-national manufacturing, tech, and pharmaceutical companies in complex global transactions with DLA Piper's (Am Law 100) Corporate and Commercial Real Estate teams.

  • Selected from DLA Piper's global team to join their 'Signature Projects Panel' to launch a microinsurance initiative in Southeast Asia.

  • Participated in the multi-jurisdictional merger of two major biopharmaceutical corporations, and the acquisition of Australia’s then-largest hotel chain by a Chinese investment group.

  • Drafted legal advice directly to the Australian Federal Government on the use of armed force in detention facilities.

  • Prepared commercial leases and purchase agreements for the world's largest commercial real estate investment groups, and negotiated joint-ventures and memorandums of understanding between multinational charitable organizations and governments.

  • Collaborated with internal Sales/Procurement/Operations teams of Fortune 500 companies to streamline contract workflows and turn-around large volumes of unique contracts under tight deadlines.

  • Clerked for Hon. Judge Garbis in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.

  • Attorney in both Maryland, USA and NSW, Australia.

  • Graduated top of class with a 4.18 GPA.

  • Received Daily Record's 'Very Important Professional' 40 Under 40 award, 2018.

  • Recognized as leader in global Data Privacy Laws by Vanguard Law Magazine, 2020.

 
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Tera Whitmore

Senior Commercial Counsel

A career commercial lawyer, Tera brings over 25 years experience to the Out-House team. She has owned and operated her own successful law practice, served multi-million dollar public and private companies, and most recently worked as General Counsel and Contract Manager for MCS of Tampa, Inc., a leading Technology Solutions Integrator.

 

With extensive experience in commercial and Federal Government contracts, Tera has a native appreciation for responsiveness, fast turnaround, and attention to detail. Her ability to identify business issues outside of the traditional 'legal' scope makes her a perfect addition to our General Counsel as a Service (GCaaS) and Contract Overflow Support services.

 
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Virtual Associates

Business Attorneys

In addition to our full-time resources, the Out-House team includes a number of diverse Virtual Associates who perform work on an ad hoc, part-time, and 1099 contract basis.

This nationwide roster includes former Am Law 100 Attorneys, In-House and General Counsel to Fortune 500 companies, and partners of other law firms.

Why hire just one lawyer to meet your business's legal and contract needs when you can get a whole team at a lower cost?