Western Pennsylvania Chapter

Serves the Pittsburgh Metropolitan area.

The ACC Western Pennsylvania Chapter is a regional bar association for in-house counsel in Western Pennsylvania with over 500 members drawn from over 160 companies, including most of the major companies, non-profits, and other private-sector organizations throughout the region with a diverse set of legal concerns and needs.

The mission of ACC Western Pennsylvania is to help its members deliver services to their clients efficiently and promote the value of in-house counsel by delivering a mix of relevant and timely services including education, advocacy, networking, and community care.

For more information on chapter activities, please contact the chapter administrator, Barbara Dudek, at 412-366-2686 or westernpa@accglobal.com.


SAVE THE DATE!  NOVEMBER 9, 2017 - ACC WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CHAPTER ANNUAL MEETING

The Annual Meeting of the Members of ACC, Western Pennsylvania Chapter, will take place on Thursday, November 9, 2017, at Reed Smith, Reed Smith Centre, 225 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA, 15222 at 4:00 p.m., immediately preceding the CLE presentation.  Members will be requested to vote for the election of all 2018 Officers and for at-large directors with terms ending in 2020.  The following candidates are recommended for election by the Nominating Committee. Click here for biographies of our nominees. 

 

OFFICERS:

1 President – Stephanie Sciullo, MSA (2020, 2nd term)

2 President Elect and VP – Membership – John Unice, Covestro

3 Past President – Vinita Sinha. Getinge Group

4 Treasurer – Kirsten Sigurdson, Highmark Health

5 Secretary – Beth Dodson - BNY Mellon 

6 VP- Advocacy – Dick Heiser, FedEx Ground

7 VP – Communications –  Cara Group, Newton Consulting (2020 - 2nd term)

8 VP – Pro Bono -- Josh Stein - Arconic Inc.

9 VP – Programs – Ron Vassel, ANSYS, Inc.

 

DIRECTORS:

1.  Kristen Budris, Highmark Health (2020 - 2nd term)

2.  Andrea Clark Smith - UPMC (2020 - 1st term)

3.  C. Justin Conrad  – Crown Castle (2020 - 1st term)

New for 2017-2018 - SAVE on CLE - Get your CLE Premier pass or CLE pass today!


ACC Western Pennsylvania is offering chapter members two ways to save on your CLE programs! 

The CLE Premier Pass is available to purchase for a limited time only. Hurry, this offer ends October 31, 2017!

Option 2 - The CLE Pass: 4 CLE hours for $35

The CLE Pass is available to purchase through May 2018.

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ACC Western Pennsylvania Chapter Annual Holiday Party

Dec 7, 2017 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Hotel Monaco
620 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
 

Strategic Investments in Growth Companies, Sponsored by Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Dec 13, 2017 3:45 PM - 6:00 PM

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh
620 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Basics of Employment Law, Sponsored by Littler Mendelson

Jan 18, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

The Duquesne Club
325 Sixth Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Please note the dress code for the Duquesne Club:

Club Casual Attire:  collared shirts, turtleneck sweaters, or knit or golf type shirts with collars, tucked into tailored trousers or khakis.  Ladies may wear blouses or sweaters with tailored skirts or slacks.

Unacceptable Attire:  jeans, denim, tee shirts, sweatshirts, shorts, mini-skirts, athletic clothing and athletic shoes, leggings, spandex, informal leather attire, halter tops, casual hats, casual sandals, hiking boots and recreational footwear.  No one will be admitted to the Club in unacceptable attire.

IP Licensing, Sponsored by Ference & Associates

Jan 30, 2018 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

The Duquesne Club
325 Sixth Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Please note the dress code for the Duquesne Club:

Club Casual Attire:  collared shirts, turtleneck sweaters, or knit or golf type shirts with collars, tucked into tailored trousers or khakis.  Ladies may wear blouses or sweaters with tailored skirts or slacks.

Unacceptable Attire:  jeans, denim, tee shirts, sweatshirts, shorts, mini-skirts, athletic clothing and athletic shoes, leggings, spandex, informal leather attire, halter tops, casual hats, casual sandals, hiking boots and recreational footwear.  No one will be admitted to the Club in unacceptable attire.

Arbitration v. Litigation: Pros and Cons of Both, Sponsored by Meyer, Unkovic & Scott

Feb 6, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Meyer, Unkovic & Scott
Henry W. Oliver Building
535 Smithfield Street, Suite 1300
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Catching Them Red-Handed: How to Investigate Employee Criminal Conduct While Also Protecting the Company, Sponsored by Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Feb 15, 2018 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Heinz History Center
Archives/Library Room
1212 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Medical Marijuana and Its Effect on the Workplace in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Sponsored by Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.

Feb 27, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.
Two PPG Place
2nd Floor Auditorium
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

The Pitfalls of Preservation and Collection of Electronically Store Information - What You Don't Know Can Hurt You, Sponsored by Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP

Mar 6, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Koppers Building E.P. Mellon Room
436 Seventh Avenue, Lower Level
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
 

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