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Meet Our Faculty Speakers

Our viewers gain insight into not only their respective fields, but across many trades, with the unique multilevel analyses of important issues provided by The Knowledge Group webcasts. Clients rely on The Knowledge Group as a resourceful up-to-date platform to access and study the impact of changes and emerging trends. See what our speakers and sponsors, among the most widely recognized and respected in their fields, have to say about working with The Knowledge Group:

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Rocke D. Blair, MBA, CEBS
Rocke D. Blair, MBA, CEBS
Managing Partner / Fiduciary Analytics, LLC

Rocke D. Blair, MBA, CEBS

Thank you for all your efforts & truly enjoy working with you—yesterday’s operations were excellent.

Donald Nemerov
Donald Nemerov
Managing Director / FGMK, LLC

Donald Nemerov

Knowledge Group always does a professional job in marketing the webcast, prepping the speakers and conducting the webcast. Easy to work with and solid technology platform

Enrique M. Stile
Enrique M. Stile
Partner / Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal

Enrique M. Stile

It has been a pleasure to participate.

John D. North
John D. North
Greenbaum Rowe Smith & Davis LLP

John D. North

It was a pleasure working with you on this Webinar.  I have worked before with the Knowledge Group and, as in my previous experiences, this Webinar was very professionally and smoothly organized and presented.  Thank you for the opportunity to participate.

Mr. G. Gabriel Zorogastua
Mr. G. Gabriel Zorogastua
Shareholder / Polsinelli PC

Mr. G. Gabriel Zorogastua

I enjoyed the seminar and will definitely consider participating in others in the future. I also didn’t realize that over 100 people would listen in. What a great turn out!

Shaun Bisman
Shaun Bisman
Compensation Advisory Partners LLC.

Shaun Bisman

It is always a great experience working with The Knowledge Group.

Teresa Tomchak
Teresa Tomchak
Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP

Teresa Tomchak

It was a pleasure working with you.

Armando C. Chavez
Armando C. Chavez
Echelon Analytics

Armando C. Chavez

Thank you very much for the opportunity. It was an honor and pleasure to work with you and the entire Knowledge Group team.  I look forward to working together again in the future.

Abdullah (Ab) Rahal
Abdullah (Ab) Rahal
Strategic Account Manager / TechInsights

Abdullah (Ab) Rahal

Thank you for your efforts and guidance. It was a good experience.

J. Derek Mason
J. Derek Mason
Partner, Certified Licensing Professional / Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, LLP

J. Derek Mason

It was a pleasure to participate!

Dauna R. Williams
Dauna R. Williams
Burgher Gray Jaffe LLP

Dauna R. Williams

Wow!  I had so much fun doing this, and you and the rest of the Knowledge Group team made it painless and enjoyable.  I would love to do another, and will come back to you in short course with ideas.  Thank you again for the invitation and support.

Jocelyn A. Villanueva
Jocelyn A. Villanueva
Berkowitz Oliver LLP

Jocelyn A. Villanueva

Thank you very much. It was good working with you and your organization, including the production staff on 2/9. Found everyone to be very professional and easy to work with.

W. Alexander Burnett
W. Alexander Burnett
Williams Mullen

W. Alexander Burnett

Thank you. I enjoyed doing it. I’ll look for other topics for the future.

Raj Bhala
Raj Bhala
Dentons U.S. LLP

Raj Bhala

A very hearty thanks to you, David, and your entire team at The Knowledge Group, and to Jennifer and Nikolay. That was very productive and a lot of fun, and I enjoyed every minute.

Diana Katz Gerstel
Diana Katz Gerstel
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP

Diana Katz Gerstel

I enjoyed presenting and would very much like to do it again in the future.

Gary R. Pannone
Gary R. Pannone
Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara LLC

Gary R. Pannone

It was a pleasure participating in the presentation and I applaud you and your team at The Knowledge Group LLC for their professionalism and expertise in hosting this type of webinar.

Christina Guerola Sarchio
Christina Guerola Sarchio
Dechert LLP

Christina Guerola Sarchio

Indeed, very impressive presentation overall. Thanks for all the great work that made us all look good!

Rand L. McClellan
Rand L. McClellan
Baker & Hostetler LLP

Rand L. McClellan

Well done, and I learned some new stuff too!

Greg Kanargelidis
Greg Kanargelidis
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Greg Kanargelidis

I enjoyed participating in the webinar. It was organized in a professional manner and with ample support to speakers.

James A. Gale
James A. Gale
Cozen O'Connor

James A. Gale

Thank you and your team for all of your help, knowledge and professionalism. I would be very happy to do other programs, assuming you will have me again!

G. David Carter
G. David Carter
Innovista Law PLLC

G. David Carter

It was a pleasure working with you and the Knowledge Group team as well.

Joseph S. Simpson
Joseph S. Simpson
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Joseph S. Simpson

Thank you for all of your help. I enjoyed participating.

Shaun Bisman
Shaun Bisman
Compensation Advisory Partners

Shaun Bisman

I thought the webcast went really well. Thank you for the opportunity to speak.

Helen D.K. Friedman
Helen D.K. Friedman
Miller Thomson LLP

Helen D.K. Friedman

Thanks it was fun participating. A very knowledgeable panel. I was impressed how well the technology worked for the presentation.

Steven J. Durham
Steven J. Durham
Labaton Sucharow

Steven J. Durham

I enjoyed the presentation and I am glad attendees found it helpful. Please let me know if I can be of assistance in the future and thank you for all the hard work you put into making this a success.

Rupert F. Barron
Rupert F. Barron
Hirsch & Westheimer, P.C.

Rupert F. Barron

I have recommended that we participate in further Knowledge Group webinars down the road. I Enjoyed working with you and would look forward to doing so again.

Brendan Judge
Brendan Judge
Connell Foley LLP

Brendan Judge

It was a pleasure working with you and your team. I hope we get a chance to work together again in the future.

Paul S. Rosenblatt
Paul S. Rosenblatt
Butler Snow LLP

Paul S. Rosenblatt

Thanks for all of your patience and for putting on a great CLE yesterday. I look forward to working with you in the future.

Alejandro Mijares
Alejandro Mijares
Kaufman Rossin

Alejandro Mijares

It was a pleasure working with you and The Knowledge Group.

Anne Marie Minogue
Anne Marie Minogue
Navigant Consulting

Anne Marie Minogue

It was my pleasure to participate!

Gregory A. Smith
Gregory A. Smith
Hobbs, Straus, Dean & Walker, LLP

Gregory A. Smith

Thank you for the opportunity to participate on this webinar. I was very impressed by how well you have thought out each element of the presentation and how smoothly it all rolled out. Please keep me in mind for future seminars.

Wojciech Z. Kornacki
Wojciech Z. Kornacki
Watson & Associates LLC

Wojciech Z. Kornacki

I enjoyed working with you and your team as well. You are very professional, organized, and detailed oriented, which made it very easy to interact with you.

Nelson C. Bellido
Nelson C. Bellido
ROIG Lawyers

Nelson C. Bellido

The Knowledge Group is such a pleasure to work with. I am very impressed with your service and follow through. Other service organizations can learn a lot from you.

Paul I. Menes
Paul I. Menes
ADLI Law Group, P.C.

Paul I. Menes

Thanks for your kind words. I really enjoyed participating with Richard on the webinar and glad it went well.

Stephen E. Coran
Stephen E. Coran
Lerman Senter PLLC

Stephen E. Coran

My pleasure, it was enjoyable and, hopefully, valuable to the listeners.

Sharon Connaughton
Sharon Connaughton
Cooley LLP

Sharon Connaughton

I enjoyed participating, and would definitely work with you all again.

Timothy S. Klimpl
Timothy S. Klimpl

Timothy S. Klimpl

Thank you for your compliments, and again for inviting me to be a speaker for your event. I enjoyed working with The Knowledge Group and Jillian. Hopefully we can collaborate again in the future.

Michael Bergman
Michael Bergman
Bergman & Song LLP

Michael Bergman

Thank you again for everything you did preparing for our presentation. I am immensely impressed at how nice a job you all did integrating the slide show. Please convey my thanks the rest of your organization. It was a great experience and I hope to have a chance to do it again sometime soon.

Fred Taylor Isquith, Sr.
Fred Taylor Isquith, Sr.
Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP

Fred Taylor Isquith, Sr.

Participation today was a pleasure. Thank you for the opportunity.

Elizabeth McGinn
Elizabeth McGinn
Buckley Sandler LLP

Elizabeth McGinn

Thank you so much for your kind words. I really appreciate it. I love working with you and your team. You all always do an outstanding job! I have also enjoyed the people I have met on my panels. It shows you all put a lot of effort in planning these events. I am sure we will talk soon!

Joseph Riley
Joseph Riley
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Joseph Riley

Thank you for allowing me to participate! I look forward to future opportunities to work together again.

Mike DeCesaris

Mike DeCesarisPrincipal and Director of Data AnalyticsCornerstone Research

Mike DeCesaris leads Cornerstone Research’s data analytics practice. He specializes in directing complex, data-intensive projects requiring the management, production, and integration of big data, along with advanced empirical analysis. Mr. DeCesaris has worked with both outside and inside counsel to efficiently manage the discovery of large,...
Susan Wortzman

Susan WortzmanPartnerWortzmans

Susan Wortzman is the founder of Wortzmans based in Toronto, Ontario. Susan’s practice focuses on providing e-discovery and information management advice to law firms and corporations. Prior to founding Wortzmans, Susan was a partner in one of Canada’s leading litigation firms. Her practice focused on a broad spectrum of complex...
Patrick J. Whalen

Patrick J. WhalenPartnerSpencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP

Patrick J. Whalen is the Chairman and Managing Partner of Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP. Patrick focuses his practice on the financial services and technology sectors, where he counsels companies on data security, intellectual property, and competition issues. He is the co-author of several books and has been active in the leadership of the...
Paige M. Boshell

Paige M. BoshellPartnerBradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Paige Boshell is a partner at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP and Chair of the Firm's Privacy and Information Security Team. For more than twenty years, Paige has advised and counseled clients on a variety of information security risk assessment and mitigation issues, including the identification of, protection from, detection of, response to,...
Lucian C. Chen

Lucian C. ChenShareholderFarney Daniels PC

Lucian Chen is a registered patent attorney and partner in Farney Daniels’ New York office. He practices a broad range of intellectual property and commercial law spanning multiple technology areas, with an emphasis on complex pharmaceutical and biotechnology patent litigation, particularly cases involving the Hatch-Waxman Act.  Mr. Chen...
Stacie L. Ropka, Ph.D., J.D.

Stacie L. Ropka, Ph.D., J.D.CounselAxinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP

Stacie Ropka holds a PhD in Microbiology and Immunology. Her practice is focused on IP litigation, due diligence and client counseling with an emphasis on the life sciences, biologics and biologic-based pharmaceuticals. Stacie keeps abreast of the technology and related law by regularly attending both scientific and legal conferences. Prior to...
Sheila Swaroop

Sheila SwaroopPartnerKnobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

Sheila Swaroop is a partner at Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP.  She is a registered patent attorney and holds an undergraduate degree in molecular biology from Harvard University and a J.D. from UC Berkeley.  Ms. Swaroop is experienced with advising clients on intellectual property strategies for biosimilars, litigating intellectual...
Patrick C. Gallagher, PH.D.

Patrick C. Gallagher, PH.D.AttorneyDuane Morris LLP

DePaul University College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2007; University of Kentucky, Ph.D., Molecular Genetics, 2001; University of Wisconsin, B.S., Genetics, 1997. Mr. Gallagher focuses his practice in the area of intellectual property law with a focus on representing generic drug companies in Hatch-Waxman pharmaceutical patent litigation. Mr....
Kevin M. Nelson

Kevin M. NelsonPartnerDuane Morris LLP

DePaul University College of Law, J.D., 2001; Indiana University, B.A., 1998. Mr. Nelson represents generic drug companies in patent litigation brought under the Hatch-Waxman Amendments, with a focus on large-scale patent infringement actions. Mr. Nelson also represents clients before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in regulatory matters....
N. Neil K. Khettry, CFA

N. Neil K. Khettry, CFADirectorMurray Devine & Company

Neil Khettry joined Murray Devine in 2007.  His responsibilities include financial analysis and advisory services relating to financial opinions, portfolio valuations, collateralized debt obligation funds, and the valuation of business enterprises.  He has extensive experience with valuations of privately-held equity securities issued as...