Below is a list of the impressive speakers we have lined up to speak at the May Institute. If you are interested in reading a bio, please click on the speaker’s name.
Alex Baehr | Former General Counsel, Colliers International Group, Inc.
Lucy Endel Bassli | Assistant General Counsel, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Microsoft Corporation
Jamie Berry | Senior Vice President – Questio Operations, UnitedLex
Bradley S. Blickstein | Principal, Blickstein Group, Inc.
Beth Bourg | Product Marketing Manager, Adobe
Connie Brenton | Chairman of the Board, CLOC | Senior Director of Legal Operations, NetApp, Inc.
Liam Brown | Founder and Chairman, Elevate Services, Inc.
Jim Buckley | Senior Practice Director, RGP Legal
Owen Byrd | Chief Evangelist and General Counsel, Lex Machina
Ken Callander | Managing Principal, Value Strategies LLC
David Cambria | Director of Global Operations – Law, Compliance and Government Relations, Archer Daniels Midland Company
Michael J. Cammarota | Managing Director – Senior Director of Legal Services, Global Transactions, Accenture LLP
Tracy Carter | EMEA Legal Operations, Yahoo EMEA Ltd/ Elevate Services UK.
Yoon H. Chang | Associate General Counsel, Wal-Mart
Karl Chapman | Chief Executive, Riverview Law
Dennis Chernekoff | FranklinCovey
Kunoor Chopra | VP Legal Services and Strategic Accounts, Elevate Services, Inc.
Lauren Chung | Managing Director, Law Department Consulting, HBR Consulting
Kevin Clem | Managing Director, Law Department Consulting, HBR Consulting
Christine Coats | VP of Legal Operations, Oracle
Mirko Consolascio | Head of the General Counsel Strategy and Program Office, Credit Suisse
Vincent J. Cordo | Global Sourcing Officer, Shell Oil Company
Stephanie Corey | Chief of Staff and Legal Operations Senior Director, Flex
Phil Crowley | Vice-President, Brightflag
David Cunningham | Chief Information Officer, Winston & Strawn
Wendy Butler Curtis | Esq. eDiscovery Of Counsel, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Jacqueline Davis | Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, VMware, Inc.
Ron Dolin | Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Law’s Center
Prashant Dubey | President & CEO, Sumati Group
Karen Dunning | Vice President, Motorola Solutions, Inc.
Christopher P. Ende | Managing Director, Pricing & Project Management, Goodwin Procter
Jason Epstein | Partner, Nelson Mullins
Sheila M. FitzPatrick | President, FitzPatrick & Associates
Jeffrey Franke | Chief of Staff to the General Counsel and Sr. Director of Global Legal Operations, Yahoo!
David Fries | Senior Advisor, Pricing & Practice Management, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
Mary Futch | Director, WW Legal Operations, VMware, Inc.
Lauren Giammona | Director, Legal Operations, Knowledge Excellence and Development, Paypal, Inc.
Jim Hannigan | Project Manager, Fenwick & West
Steven Harmon | Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Cisco
Brad Harris | VP of Products, Zapproved, Inc.
Paul Hirner | CEO, ThinkSmart
Lee Holden | Instructor in meditation, tai chi and Qi Gong, Acupuncturist, Herbalist, and Author
Stephen Hopkins | Eversheds
Brian Hupp | Director of Legal Operations Strategy, Dolby Laboratories, Inc.
Shaheen Javadizadeh | Vice President, Global Sales, Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions
Josie Johnson | Global Head of Marketing, Yerra Solutions
Gregory J. Kaple | Senior Director, Legal Business Services, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan
Daniel Martin Katz | J.D., Ph.D. , Associate Professor of Law, Illinois Tech – Chicago Kent Law
David Klein | Vice President, Legal Services, QuisLex
Dillon Knowlton | Product Manager, ThinkSmart, LLC
Lisa Konie | Senior Director of Legal Operations, Adobe System Incorporated
Kevin Kramer | VP and Deputy General Counsel – Intellectual Property, Yahoo! Inc.
Aine Lyons | Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, WW Legal Operations, VMware, Inc.
Hal Marcus | Director of Product Marketing, Recommind
Kyle Martin | Manager of Legal Operations and Legal Counsel, Yahoo Inc.
Kathleen McConnell | counsel, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Eric S. Meltzer | Director of Legal Services, RGP Legal
Chris Michaelis | Enterprise Architect and Manager of LPG Business Solutions Intel Corporation
Ann Miller | Vice President, Global Corporate Governance & Business Services, NIKE, Inc.
Christina O’ Connell | Program Director, ThinkSmart
Mary Shen O’Carroll | Head of Legal Operations, Technology and Strategy, Google Inc.
Jason Parkman | Chief Executive Officer, Mitratech Holdings, Inc.
Ethan Patashnik | Legal operations, Thomson Reuters
Pratik Patel | VP Legal Business Solutions, Elevate Services, Inc.
Anne Kerwin Payne | Managing Partner and Founder, Kerwin Associates
Lawton Henry Penn | Client Service & Engagement Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Molly Tynan Perry | Chief Operating Officer – General Counsel, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Dan Puterbaugh | Director and Associate General Counsel, Adobe Systems
Jerome Raguin | Global Chief Operating Officer, Yerra Solutions
Graham Richardson | Head of Eversheds Consulting, Eversheds
Rob E. Robinson | Director of Business Development, DTI
Mark Ross | Global Head, Legal Process Outsourcing, Integreon
Steven Rudnick | Director, Legal Spend Management, QuisLex
Jason Smith | Senior Director and Legal Counsel, Apttus
Joel Stern | Chief Executive Officer, NAMWOLF, Inc.
Emily Teuben | Senior Legal Operations Manager, NetApp, Inc.
Lauren Trapp | Principal Program Manager and Director, Legal Operations, Motorola Solutions
Yuka Tzavaras | Senior Manager, Legal Operations, Electronic Arts Inc.
Jennifer Vandersmissen | Manager of Legal Analytics, Maxim Integrated
Herman Wacker | Former Vice President and General Counsel, Alaska Airlines
Scott S. Winter | Senior Consultant and Master Facilitator, FranklinCovey
Christina Wojcik | VP of Legal Services, Seal Software
Cecilia Yoshida | Manager, Legal Operations, Yahoo Inc.
Joel Zeff | National workplace expert, Speaker, Author and Humorist