Westin New York at Times Square
Westin New York at Times Square, 270 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036, USA

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Event Date Mon Jan 28 EST - Tue Jan 29 EST (almost 3 years ago)
Location Westin New York at Times Square
270 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036, USA
Region Americas

Strategic Guidance for the Most Complex EPLI Claim Coming Across Your Desk

Back by popular demand, ACI’s EPLI conference returns to New York City. Whether you are a claims manager, underwriter, risk manager, in-house or outside counsel, this is your most worthwhile opportunity to network and benchmark strategies with your peers.

Who You Will Meet?
In-House EPL Professionals, including:
• Underwriters
• Claims Counsel
• Employment Counsel
• Brokers
• Product Managers
• Risk Managers
• Human Resources Managers

Private Practice Attorneys Specializing in:
• Labor and Employment
• Insurance
• Employment Discrimination
• Class Actions


2019 Speakers

Victoria A. Lipnic
Acting Chair at U.S. EEOC

John F. Ring
Board Chairman at NLRB

Joseph D. Guarino
Partner at DLA Piper

Laura R. Lapidus
Management Liability Risk Control Director at CNA

Catherine T. Barbieri
Partner at Fox Rothchild LLP

Steven Boughal
Vice President, Chief Underwriting Officer at The Hartford

Kevin G. Chapman
Associate General Counsel at Dow Jones

Mercedes Colwin
Founding Partner, New York Office at Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP

Brad Craner
Head of Wholesale Management Risk Zurich Wholesale & Surplus at Zurich North America

Todd DeStefano
Senior Vice President at ESIS ProClaim

Claudine English-Tucci
Managing Counsel, Financial Lines, NA Office of General Counsel at Chubb

Christopher M. Farella
General Counsel/Member at Epstein Becker & Green P.C.

Ellen A. Feeney
Vice President, Counsel Global Compliance at ADP, LLC

John Forgach
Assistant General Counsel, Employment & Benefits at W. R. Grace & Co.

Rachel L. Freedman
Assistant Vice President, Claims Counsel at Sompo International Insurance

Joseph D. Guarino
Partner at DLA Piper

John W. Hamlin
Chief Counsel, Employment, Benefits and Governance at Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.

Patrick H. Hicks
Shareholder at Littler Mendelson P.C.

Adam J. Keating
Group Claims – Specialty Lines at Beazley

Laura R. Lapidus
Management Liability Risk Control Director at CNA

Connie Leach
Senior Claims Examiner, Global Management Liability at Markel

Beth Mabe Gianopulos
Senior Counsel, Legal Department at Wake Forrest Baptist Medical Center

Kristi Mackin Galletti
Sr. Claims Specialist at AXA XL

Joni F. Mason
Vice President National Practice Advisor Professional Risk Practice at USI Insurance Services

Moire L. Morón
AVP – EPL Claims Practice Leader Management Liability at QBE North America

Beth Moscarelli
Corporate Counsel at Paychex

Jennifer R. O’Connor
Member at Saiber LLC

Stacy Parker
Managing Director Aon Risk Services of New York, FSG Division Legal & Claims Practice Group at Aon

Hillary J. Raimondi
Partner at Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP

John Tiesi
Corporate Segment Team Leader at Marsh

Gordana (Donna) Vasic
Assistant General Counsel Management Liability Division Financial Lines | North America General Insurance at AIG

A. Michael Weber
Shareholder at Littler Mendelson P.C

Abby Wein
Claims Manager at Starr Companies

Philip Weis
Director, Senior Employment Counsel at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Christopher Williams
2nd Vice President Employment Practices Liability Product Manager at Travelers

Joe Yastrow
President at Laner Muchin, Ltd.

Kristin M. Zieser
Assistant Vice President Willis Towers Watson at Willis Americas Administration, Inc.

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsor


Cocktail Reception Sponsor
• Littler

Sponsored By
• Laner Muchin