Co-Chairs:

Lisa M. Dunkin
Senior Litigation Counsel
Zimmer Biomet (Warsaw, IN)
Christopher P. Gramling
Assistant General Counsel
Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)

View from the Bench:

The Honorable Carmen M. Ortiz
United States Attorney, District of Massachusetts (Boston, MA)

Philip Ziperman
Director, Office of Consumer Protection
Attorney General for the District of Columbia
(Washington, DC)

The Honorable Timothy S. Black
Judge, United States District Court
Southern District of Ohio (Cincinnati, OH)

The Honorable Elaine Bucklo
Judge, United States District Court
Northern District of Illinois (Chicago, IL)

The Honorable Ruben Castillo
Chief Judge, United States District Court
Northern District of Illinois (Chicago, IL)

The Honorable Michael J. Davis
Senior Judge, United States District Court
District of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN)

The Honorable David R. Herndon
Judge, United States District Court
Southern District of Illinois
(East St. Louis, IL)

 

The Honorable John F. Keenan
Judge, United States District Court
Southern District of New York (New York, NY)

The Honorable Richard Kramer (Ret.)
JAMS (San Francisco, CA)
(Judge, San Francisco County Superior Court,
1997-2015)

The Honorable Leslie Rutledge
Attorney General, Arkansas
(Little Rock, Arkansas)

 

Speaker Faculty:

Robert T. Adams
Partner, Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
(Kansas City, MO)

 

Patricia A. Barbieri
Deputy General Counsel, Legal Affairs
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. (Parsippany, NJ)

 

Robert J. Bassett
Partner
Williams Venker & Sanders (St. Louis, MO)

 

Andrew T. Bayman
Partner
King & Spalding LLP (Atlanta, GA)


J. Stephen Bennett
Partner
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP (Fort Wayne, IN)

 

Jessica Benson Cox
Partner
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP (Indianapolis, IN)


Barbara R. Binis
Partner
Reed Smith LLP (Philadelphia, PA)

 

Candace Camarata
Assistant General Counsel
C.R. Bard, Inc. (Murray Hill, NJ)


Courtney Camp Enloe
Chief Counsel, Litigation
McKesson (San Francisco, CA)

 

Sonia Chen Arnold
Assistant General Counsel – Litigation and Legal Compliance
Eli Lilly and Company (Indianapolis, IN)

Donald P. Bunnin (Invited)
Senior Litigation Counsel
Allergan, Inc. (Irvine, CA)

 

 

Lori G. Cohen
Shareholder; Chair, Pharmaceutical, Medical
Device & Health Care Litigation Group; Chair,
Trial Practice Group
Greenberg Traurig, LLP (Atlanta, GA)

Paul J. (PJ) Cosgrove
Partner
Ulmer & Berne (Cincinnati, OH)


Howard Cyr
Associate General Counsel
Teva Pharmaceuticals (North Wales, PA)

 

Greg A. Dadika
Associate General Counsel, Litigation
C. R. Bard, Inc. (Murray Hill, NJ)

 

Steven E. Derringer
Partner, Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar
& Scott LLP (Chicago, IL)

 

Alicia J. Donahue
Partner
Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
(San Francisco, CA)


Geoffrey M. Drake
Partner
King & Spalding LLP (Atlanta, GA)

 

David L. Ferrera
Partner, Chair, Product Liability and Toxic Tort
Litigation Practice Group
Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP (Boston, MA)

Julie E. Fink
Senior Corporate Counsel
Pfizer Inc. (New York, NY)



Kathleen S. Hardway
Partner
Venable LLP (Baltimore, MD)




Daniel Healey

Corporate Counsel
Pfizer Inc. (New York, NY)


Jean F. Holloway
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief
Compliance Officer & Secretary
CryoLife, Inc. (Kennesaw, GA)

 

James M. Holston
Managing Counsel, Office of General Counsel
Merck & Co., Inc. (North Wales, PA)

 

Julie L. Hussey
Partner
Perkins Coie LLP (San Diego, CA)

 

Michael X. Imbroscio
Partner
Covington and Burling LLP (Washington, DC)

 

Nilda M. Isidro
Partner
Goodwin Procter LLP (New York, NY)

 

Jobina Jones McDonnell
Litigation Counsel
Endo Pharmaceuticals (Malvern, PA)

 

David L. Kleinman
Head US Litigation and Investigations
Sandoz Inc. (Princeton, NJ)

 

Cynthia J. Kretz
Vice President, General Counsel
Cook Group Incorporated (Bloomington, IN)

 

James W. A. Ladner
Deputy General Counsel
– Litigation & Investigations
St. Jude Medical, Inc. (St. Paul, MN)

 

John P. Lavelle, Jr.
Partner
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP (Philadelphia, PA)

 

Leah L. Lorber
Assistant General Counsel
GlaxoSmithKline (Washington, DC)

 

Gerry Lowry
Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP (Houston, TX)

 

Ted Mayer
Managing Partner
Hughes Hubbard & Reed (New York, NY)

 

Connie Matteo
Assistant General Counsel
Pfizer Inc. (New York, NY)

 

Stephen J. McConnell
Partner
Reed Smith (Philadelphia, PA)



James F. Murdica
Partner
Barnes & Thornburg LLP (Chicago, IL)

 

Stephen G.A. Myers
Member
Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore LLC (New Orleans, LA)


Kevin C. Newsom
Partner
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP (Birmingham, AL)

 

Sarah M. Padgitt
Senior Counsel
Baxter International Inc. (Deerfield, IL)

 

Michael P. Panagrossi
Associate General Counsel
Purdue Pharma L.P. (Stamford, CT)

 

Steve Phillips
Special Counsel
Medtronic, Inc.



Lynn Reilly
Director, eDiscovery Client Services
Lighthouse eDiscovery (Seattle, WA)

 

Orlando R. Richmond, Sr.
Partner
Butler Snow LLP (Jackson, MS)

 

Kim M. Schmid
Executive Managing Partner
Bowman and Brooke LLP (Minneapolis, MN)

 

Steven M. Selna
Partner
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP (San Francisco, CA)

 

Richard W. Silbert
Vice President and Chief Litigation Counsel
Purdue Pharma L.P. (Stamford, CT)

 

Eric W. Sitarchuk
Partner
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
(Philadelphia, PA)

 

Andrew K. Solow
Partner
Kaye Scholer LLP (New York, NY)

 

Bart C. Sullivan
Partner
Fox Galvin, LLC (St. Louis, MO)


Katherine M. Swift
Partner
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar
& Scott LLP (Chicago, IL)

 

Bradley J. Tandy
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
DJO GLOBAL, LLC (Vista, CA)


Andrew Tauber
Partner
Mayer Brown LLP (Washington, DC)

 

Sara K. Thompson
Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig LLP (Atlanta, GA)

 

Anthony P. Tinari
Vice President and General Counsel
Bracco Diagnostics Inc. (Monroe Township, NJ)

 

Brennan J. Torregrossa
Vice President and Associate General Counsel
GlaxoSmithKline (Philadelphia, PA)

 

Richard J. Underwood, Ph.D., CEng.
Manager, Biomedical Engineering
Exponent, Inc. (Philadelphia, PA)

 

Jonathan A. Wasserman
Vice-President & Associate General Counsel
Bristol-Myers Squibb (Plainsboro, NJ)

 

Raymond M. Williams
National Diversity and Inclusion Partner and
Co-Chair, Product Liability and Mass Torts
Practice, DLA Piper (Philadelphia, PA)


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