2017 WIPL - Women, Influence & Power in Law
2017 Speakers
Erin Abrams [More Info]
Vice President of Legal Affairs
Via Transportation
Christina Ackermann [More Info]
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Valeant Pharmaceuticals
Marla Alhadeff [More Info]
Deputy General Counsel
Bank of New York Mellon
Anna Alvarado [More Info]
General Counsel
First Cash Financial Services
Karin Ashford [More Info]
Vice President, Legal & Business Affairs
Penn National Gaming, Inc.
Jennifer Awrey [More Info]
Senior Counsel, Employment Law
Maria Barton [More Info]
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Purdue Pharma
Nicole D. Bearce [More Info]
Associate General Counsel - Litigation
Unilever United States, Inc.
Megan Belcher [More Info]
Senior Vice President & General Counsel
The Scoular Company
Iris Bennett [More Info]
Smith Pachter McWhorter PLC
Lynda Bennett [More Info]
Lowenstein Sandler LLP
Maryann Besharat [More Info]
Vice President, Legal & Compliance
Intact Financial Corporation
Elizabeth Bower [More Info]
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Anne Bradley [More Info]
Chief Privacy Counsel
Diane Brayton [More Info]
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
The New York Times Company
Beth Brinkmann [More Info]
Covington & Burling LLP
Mary Britton [More Info]
Vice President & Chief Counsel, Litigation
Danaher Corporation
Ann Bruder [More Info]
Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary
Patricia Byrne [More Info]
Vice President & Associate General Counsel, International Compliance
BAE Systems
Cheryl Call [More Info]
Director & Deputy General Counsel
Kimberly Chainey [More Info]
Associate General Counsel, Global M&A, Strategy & Innovation
Avis Budget Group
Rashmi Chandra [More Info]
Executive Director & Head Counsel, Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Anjali Chaturvedi [More Info]
Assistant General Counsel, Investigations
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Angeline G. Chen [More Info]
VP, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer
Siemens Government Technologies, Inc.
Hailyn J. Chen [More Info]
Partner - Litigation
Munger Tolles & Olson LLP
Antonia (Toni) Chion [More Info]
Associate Director and Co-head of the Broker-Dealer Task Force
Cara Ciuffani [More Info]
Vice President & Senior Legal Counsel
sbe Entertainment (f/k/a Morgans Hotel Group Co)
Jennifer Clark [More Info]
Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
The RMR Group
Nadira Clarke [More Info]
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Robin Cohen [More Info]
McKool Smith
Rochelle (Shelly) Cooper [More Info]
Corporate Counsel
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Stacy Cozad [More Info]
SVP, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Spirit AeroSystems
Laura Danysh [More Info]
Vice President & Senior Counsel Global Regulatory Dispute Resolution
Jo Ann Lengua Davaris [More Info]
Global Chief Privacy Officer
Rebecca Davis [More Info]
Director of Privacy
Sneha Desai [More Info]
Associate General Counsel, Litigation
BASF Corporation
Kenya Dixon [More Info]
Assistant Director, Division of Litigation Technology and Analysis
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Cynthia Blevins Doll [More Info]
Fisher Philiips
Dana Douglas [More Info]
Associate General Counsel
Ernst & Young
Susan F. Duarte [More Info]
Senior Counsel - Litigation
Cindy Durkin [More Info]
Chief Compliance Officer, Gas Power Systems
GE Power
Alice Eldridge [More Info]
Vice President and Chief Legal Counsel
BAE Systems Platforms and Services
Jodi H. Epstein [More Info]
Partner, Employee Benefits
Ivins, Phillips & Barker
Linda Gadsby [More Info]
Vice President & Deputy General Counsel
Tanuja Garde [More Info]
Vice President, Intellectual Property & Licensing
Raytheon Company
Tara K. Giunta [More Info]
Partner - Litigation
Paul Hastings
Jodi Golinsky [More Info]
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
FS Card Inc.
Elizabeth Greenwood [More Info]
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC and TCP Capital Corp.
Lynn Haaland [More Info]
SVP, Deputy General Counsel, Global Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer
PepsiCo, Inc.
Shazmah Hakim [More Info]
Vice President and Assistant General Counsel
Marriott International, Inc.
Allyson Hale [More Info]
Vice President & Assistant General Counsel
Amherst Holdings
Christina Halliday [More Info]
Senior Counsel
Blue Apron
Cora Han [More Info]
Senior Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection
Federal Trade Commission
Judith Hargrave [More Info]
Assistant General Counsel
Philip Morris International
Amy Conway Hatcher [More Info]
Baker Botts
Holly Hearn [More Info]
Global Employment Counsel
Lisa Helem [More Info]
Editor-in-Chief, The National Law Journal | Legal Times
ALM Media, LLC
Nancy McCready Higgins [More Info]
Vice President & Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
Bechtel Group
Cathy A. Hinger [More Info]
Partner, Litigation
Womble Carlyle
Elise Houlik [More Info]
Associate General Counsel
Fannie Mae
Wendy Hufford [More Info]
Chief Operating Officer, Legal Department & Vice President, US Litigation
Boehringer Ingelheim
Vanessa Ignacio [More Info]
Partner & Chair, Trademark Prosecution and Enforcement Practice
Lowenstein Sandler
Zuzana Ikels [More Info]
Lauren Ingegneri [More Info]
IP Counsel
Daniella Isaacson [More Info]
Senior Analyst
ALM Intelligence
E. Jewelle Johnson [More Info]
Senior Counsel & Chief Employment Counsel
Graphic Packaging International
Sonya Judkins [More Info]
Manager, Legal Discovery/Compliance
Sprint Corporation
Christine Juhasz [More Info]
Assistant Vice President, Law Strategy and Operations
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company
Mimi H. Justice [More Info]
Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP
Marla Kanemitsu [More Info]
Managing Director
Tusk Strategies
Michelle Keating [More Info]
Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Meaghan H. Kent [More Info]
Venable LLP
Patricia S. Kim [More Info]
Legal – Ethics & Compliance, Global Functions & Litigation
Micro Focus
Maureen Knight [More Info]
Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete LLP
Devika Kornbacher [More Info]
Partner, Intellectual Property
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Ilona Korzha [More Info]
Counsel, Litigation and Consumer Finance Practices
Natalie Krodel [More Info]
General Counsel
Wenner Media
Jacqui Krum [More Info]
Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Wynn Resorts
Cynthia M. Krus [More Info]
Eversheds Sutherland
Anne Kyzmir [More Info]
Assistant General Counsel
National Fuel
LaTanya Langley [More Info]
Vice President, General Counsel & Anti-Corruption Compliance Program Leader
BIC International
Lisa Lechner [More Info]
Chief Compliance Officer
Mercari, Inc.
Sandra Lee [More Info]
Baker Botts LLP
Jan P. Levine [More Info]
Partner, Litigation
Pepper Hamilton LLP
Rachel Lubert [More Info]
Assistant General Counsel
Cathy Lueders [More Info]
Senior Vice President, Group Head; Lead US Counsel & Trademark Counsel
Carrie Mahan [More Info]
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Katie Manley [More Info]
Vice President, Assistant General Counsel
Cantor Fitzgerald
Priya Mannan [More Info]
Global Compliance Officer, Associate General Counsel
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
Susan Goetz Markel [More Info]
Former Chief Accountant - Division of Enforcement, US Securities and Exchange Commission
Managing Director, AlixPartners
Heather McAllister [More Info]
General Counsel & Secretary
Penn Forster
Sharon McGann-Horstkamp [More Info]
SVP, Chief Legal Officer
MERSCORP Holdings, Inc.
Sara McLean [More Info]
Assistant Director, Commercial Litigation Branch
Department of Justice (DOJ)
Denise McWatters [More Info]
Senior Vice President & General Counsel
HollyFrontier Corporation (#214 on the Fortune 500)
Wendy Mee [More Info]
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Molly Miller [More Info]
Chief Content Officer
ALM Media, LLC
Kendell Moore [More Info]
Senior Vice President
Abernathy MacGregor
Sharon Morgan [More Info]
Fox Rothschild LLP
Sheila Murphy [More Info]
Senior Vice President & Associate General Counsel; Head, Regulatory and Retail Litigation Unit
Heather Nevitt [More Info]
Executive Editor of Corporate Counsel and Inside Counsel and Editor in Chief of Texas Lawyer
ALM Media, LLC
Andowah A. Newton Esq. [More Info]
Vice President, Legal Affairs
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton Inc.
Lynda M. Noggle [More Info]
Associate General Counsel
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Tracy O’Flaherty [More Info]
Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Litigation
Baxter International
Dawn E. Oakley [More Info]
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Swissport USA, Inc
Ellen Oberwetter [More Info]
Williams & Connolly LLP
Marie Oh Huber [More Info]
SVP Legal Affairs, General Counsel & Secretary
Melissa Orlen [More Info]
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Monica J. Palko [More Info]
Deputy Chief Counsel
BAE Systems Platforms & Services
Pamela S. Palmer [More Info]
Partner, Commercial Litigation Department
Pepper Hamilton LLP
Gina Passarella [More Info]
Executive Editor, The American Lawyer​
ALM Media, LLC
Jody Porter [More Info]
Deputy General Counsel
Toyota Motor North America
Sharis Pozen [More Info]
VP, Global Competition Law & Policy
Rachel Priester [More Info]
Managing Assistant General Counsel
Harford Financial Group
Lynne Puckett [More Info]
Senior Vice President‚ General Counsel & Secretary
Colfax Corporation
Sudipta Rao [More Info]
Head, Global Trademarks, Copyright and Domain Names - Oncology
Amy Lamoureux Riella [More Info]
Partner, Government Investigations
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Meredith Ritchie [More Info]
Vice President, General Counsel & Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
Alliant Credit Union
Rebecca Rohr [More Info]
Vice President, Anti-Corruption and Global Trade, Office of the General Counsel at
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Dana Rosen [More Info]
Senior Vice President & General Counsel
ALM Media, LLC
Lisa Ross [More Info]
Director & Former Litigator
Juanita Russell [More Info]
SVP, Chief Financial Officer
MERSCORP Holdings, Inc.
Carol Sankar [More Info]
CSE & The Confidence Factor for Women in Leadership
Stephanie A. Scharf PhD, JD [More Info]
Chair of the ABA Commission on Women
Laura Schiesl [More Info]
Senior Corporate Counsel
Insight Enterprises
Erika Schreiber [More Info]
Creative Artists Agency, LLC (“CAA”)
Alyssa Senzel [More Info]
Deputy General Counsel and Compliance Officer
Cathy Serafin [More Info]
Lowenstein Sandler
Kimia Setoodeh [More Info]
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
Pulse Capital Partners
Amber Shaver [More Info]
Chief Legal Affairs & Compliance Officer
Stellar Energy
Karen Sheehan [More Info]
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Tupperware Brands
Kim Sinatra [More Info]
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Wynn Resorts
Randi Singer [More Info]
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Barbara Sinsley [More Info]
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
FactorTrust, Inc.
Eulonda Skyles [More Info]
Assistant General Counsel, Privacy
Capital One
Jessica C. Smith [More Info]
Alston & Bird
Judy Smith [More Info]
Crisis Management Expert & Inspiration for ‘Scandal’
Smith & Company
Robin M. Solomon [More Info]
Partner, Employee Benefits
Ivins, Phillips & Barker
Jennifer L. Spaziano [More Info]
Partner, Litigation
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Rachel R. Stern [More Info]
Senior Vice President, Strategic Resources & General Counsel
Jennifer Suess [More Info]
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Susan Szafranski [More Info]
Associate General Labor & Employment Counsel
Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG)
Diana Toman [More Info]
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Compass Minerals
Sharon Underberg [More Info]
General Counsel, Secretary & Senior Vice President
Eastman Kodak
Estela Valdez [More Info]
Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Jami Mills Vibbert [More Info]
Venable LLP
Shreya Vora [More Info]
Corporate Counsel - Privacy
Genevieve (Eve) Wachtell [More Info]
General Counsel
Naomi Waltman [More Info]
Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel; Co-Head of the Intellectual Property Section
Jennafer Watson [More Info]
Director of Compliance, Senior Counsel
Linda J. Zirkelbach [More Info]
Partner - Copyright and Trademark
Venable LLP