Session Recordings Now Available

Even if you didn't attend the Mid-Year Meeting, you can still reap the benefits by listening to session recordings. An On Demand subscription gives you access to 14 information-packed sessions for one year. Members $395; Non-Members $730. See the complete line-up and CLE/CPD eligibility.

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     A. Duda & Sons, Inc.     AAA Arizona, Inc.     AAA Northeast     ACC     AgFirst Farm Credit Bank     AgReliant Genetics, LLC     Albany Engineered Composites, Inc.     Alliance Laundry Systems LLC     Allstar Products Group     ALM Media     Ambit Energy     American Beacon Advisors, Inc.     American Express     American Family Insurance Company     American Trading & Production Corporation     Ascena Retail Group, Inc.     ASRC Federal Holding Company     Association of Corporate Counsel     Astex Pharmaceuticals     Avis Budget Group     B&H Foto & Electronics Corp.     Bank of America Merchant Services     Bankrate, Inc.     Barr Brands International Inc     Bates White LLC     Baylor Scott & White Health     Baylor Scott and White Health     Bayview Asset Management, LLC     Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD)     Benecard     BEUMER Corporation     Blackboard Inc.     Bloomberg Law     Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY     Blue Cross Blue Shield Association     BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee     Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation     Boiling Springs Savings Bank     Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.     Brink's, Incorporated     Buckingham Asset Management     Business Insider     C2 Development     CA Technologies     Cabeau, Inc.     Cadent Network     Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd     Canam Steel Corporation     CardWorks, Inc.     Caring Professionals, Inc.     CarMax Auto Superstores, Inc.     CF Industries Holdings, Inc.     CHA Consulting, Inc.     Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.     Chen Medical     ChenMed, LLC     Chubb NA     CIBER, Inc.     Cives Corporation     Clif Bar & Company     Collibra     Colorado Federal Savings Bank     Common Securitization Solutions     CompuGroup Medical US     Computershare Inc. (USA)     Concord Servicing Corporation     Conning     Construction Resources Management, Inc.     Cook Children's Health Care System     Corporate Creations International Inc.     Credit Karma     Cube Hydro     Cumberland Insurance Group     Cummins Inc.     Daimler AG     Dana-Farber Cancer Institute     Dataminr     Daymon Worldwide     DC Water     Delaware North Companies, Inc.     DELL | Financial Services     Denso International America, Inc.     DHL Supply Chain     Dish Network, L.L.C.     Dollar Financial Group, Inc.     Domtar Inc.     Dow Jones     Dropbox, Inc.     E Ink Corporation     EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC     Eaton Vance Corporation     ECHO Real Estate Services Company     Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions     EMR USA     Enel Green Power North America, Inc.     EnerSys     Exel Inc.     Experian     Experian Data Quality     Exxon Mobil Corporation     FactorTrust Inc.     Fannie Mae     FedEx Express     FedEx Office     Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.     FKG Oil Company     Flex Ltd.     Freddie Mac     FreedomCare     Friedkin Companies, Inc.     FXCM Inc.     Gannett Fleming, Inc.     Gap, Inc.     Gas Technology Institute     GCI Communication Corp.     GE Healthcare     Globalization Partners     Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc     Great West Casualty Company     Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC     Guarantee Insurance Company     Guest Services, Inc.     Halogen Software Inc.     Healthcare Services Group, Inc.     Herman & Kittle Properties, Inc.     Hershey Trust Company     Honda North America, Inc.     Hope Network     Howard Hughes Medical Institute     HP Hood LLC     Husqvarna Group     Hyundai Mobis     Icahn Automotive Group LLC     ICANN     Indivior Inc.     Ingredion Incorporated     Intermountain Healthcare     International Baccalaureate Organization     International SOS Assistance Inc     ITHAKA     John Deere     JPMorgan Chase     K2 Intelligence, LLC     Kaman Corporation     KBA Lease Services     Kisco Senior Living, LLC     Komply, Inc.     Kotarides Developers     KrolLDiscovery     L Brands     L-3 Communications Integrated Systems L.P.     Laitram, LLC     Law Business Media     Law360 LLC, Inc.     Leviton Manufacturing Company, Inc.     Lifetime Products, Inc.     LifeVantage Corporation     Lighthouse eDiscovery     Lincoln Property Company     Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company     LUKOIL Pan Americas, LLC     Luxottica     Lycamobile USA Inc.     MAHLE Industries, Incorporated     Mansfield Oil Company of Gainesville, Inc.     Manulife Financial     MaRS Discovery District     Matthews International Corporation     Mayo Clinic     McDermott International, Inc.     McDonald's Corporation     Mears Group, Inc.     Mercom Corporation     Merkle Inc.     MetLife     Metropolitan Corporate Counsel     MHI Shared Services Americas, Inc.     MTA Capital Construction     mTrade, LLC     Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board     National Nuclear Security Administration's National Security Campus     National Renewable Energy Laboratory     Navigant Consulting, Inc.     NetApp, Inc.     New Relic     New Relic, Inc.     Nitto, Inc.     NJ Institute of Technology     Northwest Community Hospital     Novozymes North America, Inc.     NRG     Nutrabolt     ON Semiconductor     Open Text Inc     OpenMail LLC     Orbital ATK Inc.     OTG     PayPal     PCV Murcor Real Estate     Penn National Insurance     Pentagon Force Protection Agency     Penthouse Global Media Inc.     Peoples Natural Gas Company LLC     Pew Research Center     Premier Inc.     R3     Rabo Agrifinance, Inc.     Rapid7 LLC     Rasky Partners     Ravago Americas, LLC     Raytheon Company     Reckitt Benckiser LLC     Revolar Inc.     RevTrax     Ricoh USA, Inc.     Rimini Street, Inc.     Risk Management Foundation     Rubicon Global     Rush Enterprises     SanMar Corporation     SAP America, Inc.     Schneider Electric     Scottrade, Inc.     Seattle Seahawks     Selective Insurance Company of America     SemGroup 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.     Society of Actuaries     South State Bank     St. Jude Children's Research Hospital     Starion Energy     State Farm Insurance     Stryker Corporation     Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC     Surescripts, LLC     Taco Bell Corp     Tait Towers Manufacturing LLC     Takasago International Corporation (USA)     The Boeing Company     The Conference Board, Inc.     The Graham Company     The Hershey Company     The Home Depot, Inc.     The Joint Commission     The MacNaughton Group     The Michelson Found Animals Foundation     The New York Blower Company     The Pew Charitable Trusts     The Resource Center     The Schuster Group     The Trade Desk     TMX Group Limited     Tower Ventures     Travelex, North the and South America     TriCenturion, Inc.     Tricon Energy     Tricon International Ltd.     Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc.     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     Vail Systems, Inc.     Vermont Energy Investment Corporation     Vertical Screen, Inc.     Washtenaw Community College     Western National Insurance     Whitsons Culinary Group     Willis Towers Watson     WinSport     Workers' Compensation Rating and Inspection Bureau of Massachusetts     World Wide Technology, Inc.     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


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, VP, HR & Compliance Group
The Schuster Group, founding partner of TANGO

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

Miriam 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