Perrin Conferences to Host Its 15th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference

Perrin Conferences

WAYNE, PA — Perrin Conferences is hosting its 15th annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference on September 12-13th at The Charleston Place Hotel in Charleston, South Carolina. The conference speakers and attendees include prominent plaintiff and defense attorneys, judges, in-house counsel, experts and insurance professionals.

Co-chairs for this year’s conference are:

  • Perry J. Browder, Esq., Simmons Hanly Conroy LLC, Alton, IL
  • John B. Manning, Esq., MG + M The Law Firm, Boston, MA
  • Joseph F. Rice, Esq., Motley Rice LLC, Mt. Pleasant, SC
  • Erin M. Voyik, Esq., Vice President, Director, Claims Legal Counsel, The RiverStone Group, Manchester, NH

Some topics to be covered include:

  • National Trends Driving Asbestos Litigation
  • Cosmetic Talc
  • The Insurer Perspective
  • Assessing Case Risk in Asbestos Litigation: What Really Drives Case Value?
  • Bankruptcy Updates
  • The Judicial Roundtable
  • Personal Jurisdiction and Non-Traditional Jurisdictions
  • Chronic Legacy Insurance Policies
  • In-House Counsel Perspective
  • Ethics in Discovery Practice and Motions
  • Medical & Scientific Literature Update on Asbestos & Mesothelioma

“This not-to-be-missed conference includes networking opportunities with leading industry professionals including a golf outing, cocktail receptions, breakfasts and hosted lunches,” said Lynnsey Perrin, President & CEO of Perrin Conferences.

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from and network with speakers such as:

  • Mary Clift Abdalla, Esq., Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP, Jackson, MS
  • Jesse Ainlay, Esq., Husch Blackwell LLP, Boston, MA
  • Stephen T. Armato, Esq., Cetrulo LLP, Boston, MA
  • John P. Arranz, Esq., Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP, Chicago, IL
  • David G. Arthur, Esq., Polsinelli, St. Louis, MO
  • Casey L. Austin, Esq., Maron Marvel Bradley Anderson & Tardy LLC, Charleston, SC
  • John A. Baden IV, Esq., Motley Rice LLC, Mt. Pleasant, SC
  • Thomas H. Balestracci, Esq., Cetrulo LLP, Boston, MA
  • Joseph W. Belluck, Esq., Belluck & Fox, L.L.P., New York, NY
  • David Breslau, Senior Asbestos Claim Analyst-Asbestos Strategic Unit, Resolute Management, Inc., Philadelphia, PA
  • Trey Branham, Esq., Dean Omar Branham Shirley, LLP, Dallas, TX
  • Lisa Nathanson Busch, Esq., Simmons Hanly Conroy, New York, NY
  • Bernadette Catalana, Esq., MG+M The Law Firm, New York, NY
  • Bill Childs, Assistant General Counsel, Litigation, 3M, St. Paul, MN
  • Kerryann M. Cook, Esq., Founding Partner, The Cook Group, New York, NY
  • Meagan E. Dean, Esq., McGivney Kluger Clark & Intoccia, P.C., Syracuse, NY
  • Kristen Drake, President, PolicyFind, Indianapolis, IN
  • Amy E. Fitzpatrick, CPCU, SPPA, CCLA/FCLA, Claims Manager, CoAction Specialty Insurance Group, Morristown, NJ
  • Hon. Erin P. Gall, Oneida County Supreme Court, Utica, NY
  • Mary Margaret Gay, Esq., Gay Jones & Kuhn PLLC, Jackson, MS
  • Sanjay Ghosh, Esq,. Nelson Mullins, Atlanta, GA
  • Scott D. Gilbert, Legacy Liability Solutions Ltd., Washington, D.C
  • Rickey Glover, VP, Director of Litigation, The RiverStone Group, Manchester, NH
  • David Gordon, President, DJO Services LLC, Orange County, CA
  • Aaron Heckaman, Esq., Bailey Cowan Heckaman PLLC, Houston, TX
  • Quincy Ann Marie Jones, Esq., Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP, Dallas, TX
  • Anne M. Kearse, Esq., Motley Rice LLC, Mt. Pleasant, SC
  • James Kramer, Esq., Simmons Hanly Conroy LLC, New York, NY
  • Nathan J. Law, Esq., Segal McCambridge, Chicago, IL
  • Jonn T. Lay, Jr., Esq., Gallivan, White & Boyd P.A., Columbus, SC
  • Sarah K. Lickus, Esq., Manager – Insurance, Litigation and Liability Risks, Boeing, Chicago, IL
  • Leslie E. Lombardy, Esq., O’Toole Scrivo, Cedar Grove, NJ
  • Ann C. McMillan, Esq., Caplin & Drysdale, Washington, D.C.
  • Sabrina Mizrachi, VP, Deputy General Counsel, Litigation and Global Product Regulatory, The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc., New York, NY
  • David J. Molton, Esq., Brown Rudnick LLP, New York, NY
  • Flavia Pemberton, Vice President, Environmental Claims, Ascot, New York, NY
  • Michelle Potter, COO, Senior Managing Director, KCIC, Washington, DC
  • Ryan J. Roberts, Esq., Bullivant Houser, Seattle, WA
  • Sara M. Salger, Esq., The Gori Law Firm, Edwardsville, IL
  • Frederick C. Schaefer Esq., Associate Vice President, Nationwide Indemnity, Wausau, WI
  • Melissa Schopfer, Esq., Simmons Hanly Conroy, LLC, Alton, IL
  • Gary D. Sharp, Esq., Foley & Mansfield, Detroit, MI
  • Hon. Adam Silvera, Supreme Court of the State of New York, New York, NY
  • Jeffrey B. Simon, Esq., Simon Greenstone Panatier, Dallas, TX
  • Douglas Sinars, Esq., Sinars Slowikowski Tomaska, Chicago, IL
  • Paul F. Slater, Esq., Senior Counsel, General Electric Company, Fairfield, CT
  • Edward A. Smallwood, Esq., Post & Schell, P.C., Pittsburgh, PA
  • T. Peyton Smith, Esq., Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP, Jackson, MS
  • Hon. Stephen Stobbs, Circuit Court, Madison County, Edwardsville, IL
  • Angela G. Strickland, Esq., Bowman and Brooke LLP, Columbia, SC
  • Hon. Jean H. Toal, Supreme Court of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Brendan J. Tuohy, Senior Counsel – Litigation, National Grid, Waltham, MA
  • Paula L. Unrau, CPCU, CCLA, Divisional Vice President, Asbestos & Environmental Claim Unit, Great American Insurance Group, Cincinnati, OH
  • Nicholas J. Vogelzang, Esq., Vogelzang Law, Chicago, IL
  • Nathan Walker, Associate General Counsel, Legal Affairs, Husqvarna Group, Charlotte, NC
  • Ilana Waxman, Esq., Galiher DeRobertis & Waxman LLP, Honolulu, HI
  • Amanda Webber, Claims Technical Director, Allianz Resolution America, Inc., Petaluma, CA
  • Claire C. Weglarz, Esq., Hawkins Parnell & Young LLP, Los Angeles, CA
  • Perry Weitz, Esq., Weitz & Luxenberg P.C., New York, NY
  • Marsharee Wilcox, Vice President of Claims, Brandywine Insurance & Reinsurance Companies, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sophie Zavaglia, Esq., SWMW Law, St. Louis, MO

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