About the Meeting

Held at the New York Marriott Marquis, this is a new two-day conference offering intensive education for senior in-house counsel on three tracks: Practical Strategies for Effective Contracts, Employment Law Challenges & Solutions and Financial Services Regulatory & Technology Pulse.

Attendee Profile

The meeting is geared towards in-house lawyers from North America with five or more years of in-house experience, particularly those in the financial sector, and those whose practices focus on employment law, contracts and technology.

Attendee Companies

21st Century Fox/Fox Networks Group     AAA Arizona, Inc.     AAA Northeast     ACC     AgFirst Farm Credit Bank     Albany Engineered Composites, Inc.     Alegeus Technologies LLC     Alliance Laundry Systems LLC     Allstar Products Group     ALSAC/St. Jude     Ambit Energy     American Beacon Advisors, Inc.     American Bible Society     American Express     American Family Insurance Company     Amica Mutual Insurance Co.     ANSYS Inc.     ASRC Federal Holding Company     Association of Corporate Counsel     Astex Pharmaceuticals     Auto Plus Auto Parts     Avis Budget Group     B&H Foto & Electronics Corp.     Bank of America Merchant Services     Bankrate, Inc.     Bates White LLC     Baylor Scott & White Health     Baylor Scott and White Health     Bayview Asset Management, LLC     Berkeley Research Group, LLC     Bloomberg BNA     BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee     Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation     Boiling Springs Savings Bank     Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.     Brink's, Incorporated     Business Insider     CA Technologies     Cadent Network     Canam Steel Corporation     CardWorks, Inc.     CarMax Auto Superstores, Inc.     CF Industries Holdings, Inc.     CHA Consulting, Inc.     Chen Medical     ChenMed, LLC     Chubb Group     Chubb NA     Cives Corporation     Collibra     Colorado Federal Savings Bank     Compucom Systems, Inc.     CompuGroup Medical US     Concord Servicing Corporation     Conning     Construction Resources Management, Inc.     Cook Children's Health Care System     Corporate Creations International Inc.     Credit Karma     Credit Union of Texas     Cumberland Insurance Group     Cummins Inc.     Daimler AG     Dataminr     DC Water     Delaware North Companies, Inc.     DELL | Financial Services     Dish Network, L.L.C.     Dollar Financial Group, Inc.     Dow Jones     Dropbox, Inc.     E Ink Corporation     EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC     Eaton Vance Corporation     ECHO Real Estate Services Company     EMR USA     Enel Green Power North America, Inc.     EnerSys     Experian     Experian Data Quality     Exxon Mobil Corporation     FactorTrust Inc.     Fannie Mae     FedEx Express     FedEx Supply Chain, Inc.     FiscalNote, Inc.     FKG Oil Company     Flextronics Automotive USA, Inc.     FreedomCare     Gannett Fleming, Inc.     Gap, Inc.     GENCO Distribution System, Inc.     GENCO, A Fedex Company     Georgia's Own Credit Union     Great West Casualty Company     Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC     GS1 US, Inc.     Guarantee Insurance Company     Guest Services, Inc.     HCP, Inc.     Healthcare Services Group, Inc.     Herman & Kittle Properties, Inc.     Hershey Trust Company     Holiday Companies     Honda North America, Inc.     Hope Network     Howard Hughes Medical Institute     HP Hood LLC     Husqvarna Group     Hyundai Mobis     ICANN     Indivior Inc.     Ingredion Incorporated     Ithaka Harbors, Inc.     Jenzabar, Inc.     John Deere     JPMorgan Chase     Kaman Corporation     Komply, Inc.     L Brands     L-3 Communications Integrated Systems L.P.     Laitram, LLC     Las Vegas Sands Corp.     LeadsMarket.com LLC     LegalZoom.com, Inc.     Lennar Corporation     Leviton Manufacturing Company, Inc.     Lifetime Products, Inc.     LifeVantage Corporation     Lincoln Property Company     LUKOIL Pan Americas, LLC     Macy's, Inc.     Mansfield Oil Company of Gainesville, Inc.     MaRS Discovery District     Mayo Clinic     McDonald's Corporation     Mears Group, Inc.     Mercom Corporation     Merkle Inc.     MetLife     Meyer Corporation, U.S.     Mobis Alabama, LLC     mTrade, LLC     Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board     Nardello & Co.     National Nuclear Security Administration's National Security Campus     National Renewable Energy Laboratory     Navigant Consulting, Inc.     NetApp, Inc.     New Relic     New Relic, Inc.     NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital     Nielsen     Nitto, Inc.     NJ Institute of Technology     North American Power & Gas     Northwest Community Hospital     NRG     Nutrabolt     ON Semiconductor     OpenMail LLC     Oracle America, Inc.     Orbital ATK Inc.     OTG     PayPal     PCV Murcor Real Estate (Moderator)     Penn National Insurance     Pentagon Force Protection Agency     Penthouse Global Media Inc.     Pfizer Inc.     R3     Radian Group Inc.     Ravago Americas, LLC     Raytheon Company     Reckitt Benckiser     Reckitt Benckiser Inc.     Reckitt Benckiser LLC     Revolar Inc.     Ricoh USA, Inc.     Rimini Street, Inc.     Risk Management Foundation     Rubicon Global     Rush Enterprises     Salesforce.org     SanMar Corporation     ServiceSource International, Inc.     Shamrock Foods Company     Shenandoah Telecommunications Company     Sierra Nevada Corporation     Signum Biosciences, Inc     Skyview Captal, LLC     Smarsh     Smucker Foods of Canada Co.     South State Bank     St. Jude Children's Research Hospital     Starion Energy     State Compensation Insurance Fund     Stryker Corporation     Surescripts, LLC     Taco Bell Corp     Tait Towers Manufacturing LLC     Takasago International Corporation (USA)     The Graham Company     The Hershey Company     The Home Depot, Inc.     The New York Blower Company     The Pew Charitable Trusts     The QUIKRETE Companies     The Resource Center     The Schuster Group, founding partner of TANGO     The Trade Desk     Tower Ventures     TransCanada Power Marketing Ltd.     Tricon Energy     Tricon International Ltd.     TRUSTe     UNFCU     UniGroup, Inc.     United Parcel Service of America, Inc.     United States Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York     United States Steel Corporation     University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development d/b/a Internet2     University Hospitals     Unscriptd     US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau     US Department of Justice     Vertical Screen, Inc.     Washtenaw Community College     Wells Fargo     Western National Insurance     Whitsons Culinary Group     Willis Towers Watson     Workers' Compensation Rating and Inspection Bureau of Massachusetts     Wyndham Worldwide Corporation     Zapproved, Inc.     Zeptometrix Corporation

Three Advanced Tracks

Practical Strategies for Effective Contracts

Learn advanced drafting and negotiation techniques and tools that drive contract performance, mitigate risk, and meet rapidly changing needs of your organization.

Employment Law Challenges & Solutions

Gain practical insight into how to handle the most current and controversial employment law trends in an increasingly sensitive regulatory environment.

Financial Services Regulatory & Technology Pulse

Build knowledge around effective practices to reduce risk associated with emerging financial sector regulatory issues and the unprecedented scalable use of technology in an evolving cyber threat landscape.



Tony Alexis
  • Tony Alexis
  • Assistant Director for Enforcement
  • US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Fernanda Beraldi
  • Fernanda Beraldi
  • Director, International Ethics & Compliance and Corporate Counsel
  • Cummins Inc.
Adam Bulava
  • Adam Bulava
  • Executive Director of Cybersecurity Exercises
  • JPMorgan Chase
Kathleen McGovern
  • Kathleen McGovern
  • Senior Deputy Chief, Fraud Section, Criminal Division
  • US Department of Justice
Hilary Wandall
  • Hilary Wandall
  • General Counsel & Chief Data Governance Officer
  • TRUSTe

A Special "Thank You" to Our 2017 Advisory Board

Alexander Bogdan

Chief Counsel of Labor and
Employee Relations
New York Methodist Hospital

Kim Bykov

Vice President, Senior Counsel
CA Technologies


Debra Ann Clawson

Senior Counsel (former)
Whirlpool Corporation


Eric de los Santos

Associate General Counsel, Sr. Director of Employment Law
TrueBlue, Inc.

Verona Dorch

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Government Affairs
Peabody Energy Corporation

Laura Dorman

Managing Director and Associate General Counsel
Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Jennifer Fournier

General Counsel & Chief HR Officer
Schuster Driscoll, LLC, a TANGO partner

Ruth Franklin

Director, Corporate Contracts Group Counsel
ON Semiconductor Corporation

Dina Ganz Traugot

Group General Counsel, Corporate Legal

Cheryl Givner

SVP, Lead Counsel, Global Marketing & Core Products

Dawn Haghighi

General Counsel
PCV Murcor Real Estate

Jennifer Harper

Principal Counsel, Employment Law & Litigation, Office of the General Counsel
DC Water

Miriram Lefkowitz

Chief Legal Officer
Summit Financial Resources, Inc./Summit Equities, Inc.

Matthew A. Michaels

Assistant General Counsel – Litigation

Jeffrey Schultz

Senior Counsel – Corporate & Technology
Millennium Management LLC

Jeffrey Stern

Executive Director
Morgan Stanley LLC

James Woehlke

COO and General Counsel
MBL Benefits Consulting Corp.

Ellen Yang

Legal Director, Contracts
Taco Bell Corp