Conference Committee

Conference Co-Chairs

  • John Beardwood
    John Beardwood
    Fasken Martineau LLP
    Toronto
  • Ceylin Beyli
    Ceylin Beyli
    CBL Law Office
    Istanbul
  • Charles Morgan
    Charles Morgan
    McCarthy Tetrault
    Montreal

Program Committee Chair

  • Jenna Karadbil
    Jenna Karadbil
    Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
    New York

Sponsorship Co-Chairs

  • Robert Weiss
    Robert Weiss
    Neal Gerber Eisenberg LLP
    Chicago
  • Stefan Schicker
    Stefan Schicker
    SKW Schwarz
    Munich

Local Planning Committee:

  • Chair: Ira Schwartz, DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy P.C., Phoenix
  • Laurent Badoux, Littler Mendelson, Phoenix
  • Adam Chodorow, Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Phoenix
  • Jessica Franken, Quarles & Brady LLP, Phoenix
  • Ray Harris, Fennemore Craig, Phoenix
  • Frank Long, Greenberg Traurig LLP, Phoenix
  • Daniel Schultz, Law Offices of Daniel J. Schultz, Tempe
  • Maria Speth, Jaburg & Wilk, Phoenix

Steering Committee:

  • Peter Brown, Baker & Hostetler, New York
  • Adam Gertz, Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles
  • Peter Huppertz, Hoffman Liebs Fritsch & Partners, Düsseldorf
  • Amanda Lewis, SNR Denton, London
  • Sabine Lipovetsky, Kahn & Associes, Paris
  • Robert Milligan, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Los Angeles
  • Haakon Opperud, Thommessen, Oslo
  • Tjeerd Overdjik, Vondst Advocaten, Amsterdam
  • Michael Scott, Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles