Session Recordings Now Available

Even if you didn't attend the Mid-Year Meeting, you can still reap the benefits by listening to session recordings. An On Demand subscription gives you access to 14 information-packed sessions for one year. Members $395; Non-Members $730. See the complete line-up and CLE/CPD eligibility.

About the Meeting

Held at the New York Marriott Marquis, this is a new two-day conference offering intensive education for senior in-house counsel on three tracks: Practical Strategies for Effective Contracts, Employment Law Challenges & Solutions and Financial Services Regulatory & Technology Pulse.

Attendee Profile

The meeting is geared towards in-house lawyers from North America with five or more years of in-house experience, particularly those in the financial sector, and those whose practices focus on employment law, contracts and technology.

Three Advanced Tracks

Practical Strategies for Effective Contracts

Learn advanced drafting and negotiation techniques and tools that drive contract performance, mitigate risk, and meet rapidly changing needs of your organization.

Employment Law Challenges & Solutions

Gain practical insight into how to handle the most current and controversial employment law trends in an increasingly sensitive regulatory environment.

Financial Services Regulatory & Technology Pulse

Build knowledge around effective practices to reduce risk associated with emerging financial sector regulatory issues and the unprecedented scalable use of technology in an evolving cyber threat landscape.


A Special "Thank You" to Our 2017 Advisory Board

Alexander Bogdan


Kim Bykov

Vice President, Senior Counsel
CA Technologies


Debra Ann Clawson

Senior Counsel (former)
Whirlpool Corporation


Eric de los Santos

Associate General Counsel, Sr. Director of Employment Law
TrueBlue, Inc.

Verona Dorch

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Government Affairs
Peabody Energy Corporation

Laura Dorman

Managing Director and Associate General Counsel
Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Jennifer Fournier

General Counsel, VP, HR & Compliance Group
The Schuster Group, founding partner of TANGO

Ruth Franklin

Director, Corporate Contracts Group Counsel
ON Semiconductor Corporation

Dina Ganz Traugot

Group General Counsel, Corporate Legal

Cheryl Givner

SVP, Lead Counsel, Global Marketing & Core Products

Dawn Haghighi

General Counsel
PCV Murcor Real Estate

Jennifer Harper

Principal Counsel, Employment Law & Litigation, Office of the General Counsel
DC Water

Miriam Lefkowitz

Chief Legal Officer
Summit Financial Resources, Inc./Summit Equities, Inc.

Matthew A. Michaels

Assistant General Counsel – Litigation

Jeffrey Schultz

Senior Counsel – Corporate & Technology
Millennium Management LLC

Jeffrey Stern

Executive Director
Morgan Stanley LLC

James Woehlke

COO and General Counsel
MBL Benefits Consulting Corp.

Ellen Yang

Legal Director, Contracts
Taco Bell Corp