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Event Date Tue Oct 26 EDT - Thu Oct 28 EDT (in about 18 hours)
Location Virtual Conference
Region All

Are you New to ERISA? A practitioner who addresses issues related to employee benefit plans and would like a review? This program is for You!

We welcome you to join us for this timely opportunity to brush up on the basics or receive a comprehensive introduction to the complex world of ERISA and employee benefits law. This program will provide an opportunity to hear from the ERISA experts. Designed for in-house and union counsel, benefits specialists, private practitioners, litigators, and consultants, the focus is on comprehensive ERISA topics.


2021 Speakers


Cassie Springer Ayeni
Springer Ayeni, APLC

Stacey Cerrone
Jackson Lewis PC

John Harney
O’Donoghue & O’Donoghue LLP

Bruce Perlin
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

Aliya Robinson
The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC)

Joanne Roskey
Chief, Division of Health Investigations, EBSA


Sharon M. Goodman
Slevin & Hart, PC

Al Holifield
Holifield & Janich, PLLC

Hillary E. August
Mayer Brown LLP

Peter Dickinson
Bush Gottlieb

Lisa Serebin
Creitz & Serebin LLP

Dana Berkowitz
Stris & Maher LLP

Megan Hansen
Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of Labor (invited)

Rhona S. Lyons
Schuchat Cook & Werner

Sara Pikofsky
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Ada Dolph
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Lisa Sromek
Senior Advisor for Health Investigations, U.S. Department of Labor (invited)

Catha Worthman
Feinberg, Jackson, Worthman & Wasow LLP

Rebecca K. Bryant
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Marie Casciari
DeBofsky Sherman Casciari Reynolds PC

Cecilia Scanlon
Baum Sigman Auerbach & Neuman, Ltd.

Jennie Arnold
Ledbetter Parisi LLC

Denise M. Clark
Clark Law Group, PLLC

Brendan Ballard
U.S. Department of Labor (invited)

R. Joseph Barton
Block & Leviton LLP

Stacey Cerrone
Jackson Lewis PC

Scott Albert
Employee Benefits Security Administration, U.S. Department of Labor (invited)

Celeste Moran
U.S. Department of Labor (invited)

Michael Schloss
Employee Benefits Security Administration, U.S. Department of Labor (invited)

Rachel Morowitz
Keller Rohrback

Benjamin Eisner
Spear Wilderman, PC

Simon Torres
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (invited)

Sariyah S. Buchanan
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Dinah Leventhal
O’Donoghue & O’Donoghue LLP

Robert Gower
Trucker Huss, APC

Stephanie Lewis
U.S. Department of Labor (invited)

Suzanne Metzger
1199SEIU Benefit Funds

Dorothy A. Voigt
Law Offices of Dorothy A. Voigt

Susan Daley
Perkins Coie LLP

Jay Dorsch
Cozen O’Connor

Jeffrey M. Holdvogt
McDermott, Will & Emery

Carolyn Trenda
McGuireWoods LLP

Colin M. Downes
Block & Leviton LLP

Kathleen Cahill Slaught
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Suzanne Metzger
1199SEIU Benefit Funds

David M. Weiner
Willis Towers Watson

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

• ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits
• ABA Business Law Section
• ABA Health Law Section
• ABA Labor and Employment Law Section
• ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section
• ABA Tax Section
• ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section

• DLA Piper