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2017 Spring Meeting


2017 Spring Meeting Business and Corporate Litigation, Dispute Resolution, and Judges Initiative Committee Dinner.


Judges Initiative Committee Co-Chair the Honorable Clifton Newman, speaking at Business and Corporation Litigation, Dispute Resolution, and Judges Initiative joint Committee Dinner.


2017 Spring Meeting Programs: The 1-2-3’s of Mediation of a Merger & Acquisition Dispute (Part 1): Setting the Stage and Planning for the Mediation and The 1-2-3’s of Mediation of a Merger & Acquisition Dispute (Part 2): An Interactive “Mock” Mediation: Sitting (L-R) Sophie Lamonde (Stikeman Elliott), Patricia Kim (Hewlett Packard), Hon. Elizabeth Stong (U.S. Bankruptcy Court), Leslie A. Berkoff (Program Co-Chair and Moderator, Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP); Standing (L-R) Michele D. Johnson (Lathan & Watkins), David Cellitti (Quarles & Brady), Ryan A. McLeod (Wachtell Lipton), John Levitske (Program Co-Chair and Moderator, Commercial Dispute Advisory Services), Maureen Beyers (Beyers Farrell PLLC), Judge J. Stephen Schuster (Chair Dispute Resolution Committee), David Lorry (Versa Capital Management). Presented by the Dispute Resolution Committee and co-sponsored by Business and Corporate Litigation Committee, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, Bankruptcy Court Structure and Insolvency Process Committee, and Judges Initiative Committee.


2017 Spring Meeting Program: The 1-2-3’s of Mediation of a Merger & Acquisition Dispute (Part 1): Setting the Stage and Planning for the Mediation: (L-R) Sophie Lamonde (Stikeman Elliott), David Lorry (Versa Capital Management), Ryan A. McLeod (Wachtell Lipton), Hon. Elizabeth Stong (U.S. Bankruptcy Court), Michele D. Johnson (Lathan & Watkins), Patricia Kim (Hewlett Packard), David Cellitti (Quarles & Brady), John Levitske (Program Co-Chair and Moderator).


The 1-2-3’s of Mediation of a Merger & Acquisition Dispute (Part 2): An Interactive “Mock” Mediation: (L-R) Patricia Kim (Hewlett Packard), David Cellitti (Quarles & Brady), Hon. Elizabeth Stong (U.S. Bankruptcy Court), Maureen Beyers (Beyers Farrell PLLC), David Lorry (Versa Capital Management), Ryan A. McLeod (Wachtell Lipton),.

2016 Fall Meeting


2016 Fall Meeting, Joint Meeting of Judges Initiative Committee, Dispute Resolution Committee and Business Courts Subcommittee (Attendees included Section Chair William Johnston, Judges Initiative Committee Co-Chairs Judge Clifton Newman and Richard Renck, Dispute Resolution Committee Chair Judge Stephen Schuster, Business and Corporate Litigation Committee Chair Heidi Staudenmaier and immediate past Chair Patrick Clendenen, Business Court Subcommittee Co-Chair Judge Elihu Berle, Business Court Representatives Judges Jerome Abrams, Timothy Driscoll, James Gale, Mary Miller Johnston, and Denise Owens, and Section members Linda M. Leali, Robert Barker, Sasha Francis, and Lee Applebaum

2016 Annual Meeting


2016 Annual Meeting Boston: Joint meeting of Judges Initiative Committee, Dispute Resolution Committee, and Business and Corporate Litigation Committee’s Subcommittees on Business Court, Business Torts, Health Care and Life Sciences, and Trial Practice. Officers present included Judge Stephen Schuster (Co-Chair, Dispute Resolution Committee), Judge Clifton Newman (Co-Chair, Judges Initiative Committee), Lee Applebaum (former Co-Chair, Judges Initiative Committee), Judge Elihu Berle (Co-Chair, Business Courts Subcommittee), Peter Valori (Co-Chair, Business Torts Subcommittee), Daniel R. Formeller (Co-Chair, Business Torts Subcommittee and Women Business and Commercial Advocates, and former Chair of the Trial Practice Subcommittee), Emily Burton (Vice Chair, Corporate Counseling and Litigation and Trial Practice Subcommittees), Judge Timothy Driscoll (BCR) and Kevin Hormuth (Co-Chairs, Health Care and Life Sciences Litigation Subcommittee), Judge Mary Miller Johnston (BCR) and Michaela Sozio (Co-Chairs, Trial Practice Subcommittee). Also present are Judge Gail Andler (BCLC Vice Chair, Co-Chair, Women Business and Commercial Advocates, and former Chair of the Trial Practice Subcommittee); Business Court Representatives Judge Jerome Abrams, Judge James Gale, Judge Denise Owens and Judge Christopher Yates; Justice Henry duPont Ridgely (Business Law Section Advisor), Mitchell Bach (former BCLC and Judges Initiative Committee Chair), first-timer John E. Rosen from Charleston, South Carolina, and Diversity Clerks Sandy Duan and Jonathan Frimpong.