AGENDA

2018 FIRST CHAIR AWARD AGENDA

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2018

8:30 a.m. ‐ 9:00 a.m.
Registration opens

9:00 a.m. ‐ 9:30 a.m.
Welcome by the Co-chairs
D. Cameron Findlay, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Archer Daniels
Midland Company
Courtney Vanlonkhuyzen Welton
Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Allstate Insurance

9:30 a.m. ‐ 11:15 a.m.
General Counsel Roundtable
Moderator:
Amanda Amert, Partner, Jenner & Block
Talita Erickson, General Counsel (Americas), Barilla America
Pedro DeJesus, General Counsel, Tampico Beverages, Inc.
Kara Harchuck, General Counsel, Hunt Companies, Inc.
Gary Hood, Chief Legal Officer, The Duracell Company
Dorothy G. CapersGeneral Counsel, National Express LLC
Melissa Reardon Henry, General Counsel, Northeastern Illinois University

11:30 p.m. ‐ 1:00 p.m.
Lunch/Keynote
Christopher Darden, Lawyer, Author, Actor, Lecturer, and Practicing Attorney
Darden Law Group, APC

1:15 p.m. ‐ 2:15 p.m.
Track 1: Using Legal Analytics for Litigation Management and Strategy
Moderator: Owen Byrd, Chief Evangelist & General Counsel, Lex Machina
Matthew DalSanto, Associate, Winston & Strawn
David Cambria, Global Director of Legal Operations, Baker McKenzie
William J. Daley, Vice President & Chief Counsel, Labor, Employment, and Compliance,
Conagra Brands
Aaron R. Feigelson, Ph.D., Member, Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd.

Track 2: Hot Topics in Employment Law
Moderator: Stephanie Sweitzer, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Cheryl Orr, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Lori Bowman, Shareholder, Olgetree Deakins
Margo Wolf O’Donnell, Partner, Vice Chair, Labor & Employment Practice Group, Chicago, Benesch
Gary Clark, Partner, Chicago Labor and Employment Group Chair, Quarles & Brady LLP

2:20 p.m. ‐ 3:20 p.m.
Track 1: Using Artificial Intelligence in eDiscovery
Moderator: Andrew Shimek, CRO, CS Disco
Savan Vaghani, Senior Counsel, Commercial Litigation, McDonald’s Corporation
Michael Jeffrey Glick, SVP Managed Services, DiscoverReady
Lia Majid, CEO, Acorn Legal Solutions

Track 2: Ethical Obligations in Hiring Third Parties to Handle Your Electronic Data
Moderator: Michelle Bogosh, Counsel – eDiscovery, Archer Daniels Midland Company
Jim Ballowe, Chief Information Officer, Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC
Kinny Chan, Chief Executive Officer, Precision Discovery
Wynter Deagle, Partner, Troutman Sanders
Jennifer K. Gust, Vice-President/Assistant General Counsel, Resolute Management Inc.
Melisa Twomey, Director, Strategic Client Solutions, Consilio

3:25 p.m. ‐ 4:25 p.m.
Track 1: GDPR is in Effect, Now What?
Moderator: Jacob Springer, Global Privacy Officer and Division Counsel, Abbott Laboratories
Luke Tenery,
Senior Managing Director, Ankura
Azzit Hussain, Director, Structured Analytics, Navigant
David Holme, CEO, Exigent
Aimee Nolan, VP and Associate General Counsel, W.W. Grainger, Inc.

Track 2: The Legal and Ethical Imperative for Pay Parity in Law Firms
Moderator: Andrea Kramer, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery
Rebecca Bernhard, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
J. Danielle Carr, Director of Diversity & Inclusion, Polsinelli
Rekha Chiruvolu, Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Nixon Peabody
Jill Long, Shareholder, Director of Professional Development and Diversity, Lane Powell

4:30 p.m. ‐ 5:30 p.m.
Track 1: Minimizing Cyber Losses by Maximizing Insurance Recoveries: A Strategic Discussion
Moderator: Robyn Eckerling, Chief Privacy and Security Counsel, Allscripts
G. Scott Solomon,
Vice President, Charles River Associates
Salvador Carranza,
Partner, Freeborn & Peters, LLP
Kimberly Winter,
Partner, Lathrop Gage

Track 2: Ethical Considerations in Internal Investigations
Moderator: Kerry Sorvino,
Vice President, Compliance Operations, Shire PLC
Terra Reynolds,
Partner, Latham & Watkins, LLP
Tejal Vakharia,
Senior Vice President & Chief Compliance Counsel, Allscripts
Anne Rasho Vanderkamp, Principal, Forensic, Litigation & Valuation Services, Baker Tilly

CONFERENCE VENUE: GLEACHER CENTER

6:00 p.m. ‐ 9:30 p.m.
First Chair Awards Gala

AWARDS GALA VENUE: THE MONTGOMERY CLUB