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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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Lisa Nieuwveld

Senior Commercial Counsel

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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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Lisa Nieuwveld

Senior Commercial Counsel

Lisa Nieuwveld is a highly experienced and resolution-orientated Transactional Commercial Attorney with over 15 years of experience. Lisa has enjoyed a diverse practice at law firms and corporations, working on a vast array of commercial and corporate matters. In addition to her extensive commercial experience, Lisa has worked as a notable international arbitration and cross border commercial litigation practitioner.

With significant international and cross-border experience, Lisa has a native ability to comprehend and manage complex matters, formulating legal solutions in fast paced and demanding environments. Prior to qualifying as a lawyer in two U.S. states, Lisa acquired a business finance degree along with practical, hands-on experience in corporate finance. Lisa’s unique ability to maneuver complex, multi-jurisdictional matters in a commercial, pragmatic manner makes her a perfect addition to our General Counsel as a Service (GCaaS) and Contract Overflow Support services.

Notable Experience

  • Experience negotiating client and vendor MSAs, SOWs, SaaS Agreements, Sales, Service, Supply, Distribution, License, Confidentiality, Non-Disclosure, and other Agreements for various industries.

  • Extensive experience drafting and negotiating energy-related agreements, such as engineering, procurement and construction agreements, contractor and sub-contractor agreements, MOUs, designed and implementation manufacturing agreements, and related Services agreements.

  • Assisted a AM100 energy company draft its corporate bifurcations playbook for corporate services and IT bifurcation workstreams during a company spin off as well as supporting the negotiations and closings of contracts in preparation for separation date.

  • Drafted and negotiated medical devices distribution agreement between German and Japanese companies for EU region.

  • Represented non-profit international school with its employment and commercial agreements, and advising on governance matters and change issues.

  • Drafted and negotiated leasing, supplier, commercial contracts for large, publicly listed US-based film products company and its EU based subsidiaries.

  • Listed and negotiated debt instruments, under ISDA terms, as well as SPAC instruments on Amsterdam Stock Exchange.

  • Represented a Dutch investor against an Eastern European government for an indirect expropriation of their investment in an insurance company (ad hoc proceedings).

  • Drafted and negotiated construction turnkey projects for building luggage carriage, chemicals companies and other chemical, manufacturing and/or energy industry clients.

  • Acted as in-house counsel for computer corporation, maintaining corporate annual records, shareholder and Board minutes and drafted and negotiated distribution/supplier, trademark licensing, NDA and other related commercial agreements.

  • Drafted and negotiated a refinery improvement project, from invitation to tender through concluding Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Management contract and terms & conditions for a middle eastern energy company.

  • Drafted and negotiated Engineering, Procurement, Construction contract & terms and conditions for various large, Global oil & gas companies.

  • Drafted and negotiated sales and procurement agreements on behalf of growth stage retail and technology companies, assisting in expansions outside the EU, particularly when seeking to establish premises in the United States.

  • Acted as local counsel and/or co-counsel on international commercial arbitrations under the auspices of various arbitral institutions (ICDR, ICC, NAI and WIPO proceedings).

  • Attorney in both New York and Florida with extensive practical experience in the European Union (The Netherlands) and graduated cum laude from law school.

  • Speaks English and Dutch with advanced Spanish and conversational French skills.

 
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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?