Omni Shoreham Hotel
Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert St NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA

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Event Date Sun May 3 EDT - Tue May 5 EDT (over 1 year ago)
Location Omni Shoreham Hotel
2500 Calvert St NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Region Americas

Highlights at the 2020 Legal Forum:
• Roundtable discussions on the following key issues: air, rail, marine; motor vehicle; barriers & opportunities to financing cannabis & hemp; cross-border international issues; fintech; syndication; hot topics; fraud; UCC basics; UCC advanced; managed/bundled services; market practices; e-docs; fraud.
• Concurrent sessions on such topics as: intro to leasing; data security and privacy; creeping consumerism; UCC basics; contract across state lines; leaseconomics; inventory financing/international; bankruptcy and workout strategies; gov­ernment finance; cybersecurity; merger-up; acquisitions; navigating involuntary and statutory liens; California financing law; embedded terms.
• General Sessions on the always popular Legal Update and Ethics.


2020 Speakers

Rodney Abele
Senior Managing Counsel, Regulatory Affairs, PNC Equipment Finance, LLC

Stewart Abramson
Senior Managing Counsel, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance

R. Scott Adams
Senior Counsel - US, Volvo Financial Services

Andrew Alper
VP and Shareholder, Frandzel Robins Bloom & Csato, L.C.

Naomi Barnes
Partner, Kutak Rock LLP

Merrick Benn
Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP

Paul Bent
Senior Managing Director, The Alta Group LLC

Annette Blazek
Manager, Credit Operations, John Deere Financial

Rachel Brescoll
Vice President, Citizens Asset Finance, Inc.

Eileen Brown
Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP

Daniel Canine
General Counsel and Compliance Officer, Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance (U.S.A.) Inc.

Mirna Cardona
Senior Counsel, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance

Scott Chait
Vice President & Counsel, Sumitomo Mitsui Finance & Leasing Co., Ltd.

Matthew Cleaves
Managing Counsel, Vendor Finance, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance

Kimberlee Coleman
Counsel, Kimberlee R. Coleman, Esq.

Benjamin Court
Partner, Stinson, LLP

Jennifer Crastz
Partner, Hemar, Rousso & Heald, LLP

Charles Cross
Senior Counsel, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance

Jeanette Dannenfelser
Vice President, General Counsel, Summit Funding Group, Inc.

Jill Davidson
Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP

Kristin Esche
Associate Chief Counsel, John Deere Financial

Matthew Evans
Attorney, Marks & Associates, P.C.

Marc Frohman
Frohman, Associates LLC

Michael Gallo
General Counsel, VAR Technology Finance

Julia Gavrilov
Counsel, Moritt Hock & Hamroff ,LLP

Robert Geis
Director / Assistant General Counsel, Equipment Finance, CIT Group Inc.

Arlene Gelman
Shareholder, Vedder Price P.C.

Sean Gillen
Kutak Rock ,LLP

Brian Glassberg
Associate General Counsel - Rail
GATX Corporation

Marshall Goldberg
Partner, Glass & Goldberg, A Law Corporation

Barbara Goodstein
Partner/ Mayer Brown , LLP

Jennifer Gould
Shareholder, Stark & Stark, P.C.

Benjamin Gross
Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Edward Gross
ShareholderVedder Price P.C.

Marc Hamroff
Partner, Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP

Christa Harris
Attorney, Dell Financial Services

John Heninger
Chief Counsel, U.S. Bank Equipment Finance

Andrew Hodhod
Senior Associate, Borden Ladner Gervais, LLP

C. Lawrence Holmes
Partner, Dilworth Paxson, LLP

Robert Ihne

Adam Jackson
Partner, Blakes

Jack Jacobson
Advisor, Thompson Coburn LLP

Horace Jordan
EVP & General Counsel, Kingsbridge Holdings, LLC

Scott Kearns
Senior Legal Director, Dell Financial Services

Brian Kestenbaum
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
LEAF Commercial Capital Inc.

Brian Kestenbaum
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, LEAF Commercial Capital Inc.

Jennie Kratochvil
Partner, Mayer Brown, LLP

Anthony Lamm
President, LammLaw, P.C.

Amanda Lawrence
Partner, Buckley, LLP

Dominic Liberatore
Deputy General Counsel, DLL

Todd Lloyd
Counsel, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance

Sherry Lowe Johnson
Director, Senior Counsel, Volvo Financial Services

Bruce Masterson
General Counsel, First American Equipment Finance, an RBC / City National Company

David Mayer
Partner, Aviation & Business Transactions, Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP

Bonnie Michael
Vice President, Legal and General Counsel - United States, Volvo Financial Services

David Miele
Chief Administrative Officer, Citizens Asset Finance, Inc.

Deena Miller
Associate Counsel, Key Equipment Finance

Lisa Moore
Sr. Counsel, PNC Equipment Finance, LLC

Amina Musa
Associate, Thompson Coburn, LLP

Mitchell Neider
Managing Director -Associate General Counsel, Bank of America Global Leasing

Angel Nevarez
Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Jules and Associates, Inc.

Andrea Nicotera
Senior Corporate Counsel, U.S. Bank Equipment Finance

Bradley Nielsen
Partner, Kutak Rock, LLP

Mariela Padres
Legal Counsel, Dell Financial Services

Stephen Patterson
Attorney, Nutter McClennen & Fish, LLP

Frank Peretore
Member of the Firm, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi, PC

Kenneth Peters
Partner, Dressler & Peters, LLC

Ralph Petta
President and CEO, Equipment Leasing and Finance Association

Ann Pille
Partner, Reed Smith, LLP

Greg Poole
Senior Counsel, BMO Harris Bank

John Rivers, Jr.
Senior Counsel, Wells Fargo Equipment Finance

Kathryn Ryan
Partner, Buckley, LLP

Sidney Scheinberg
Shareholder, Godwin Bowman

Moorari Shah
Counsel, Buckley, LLP

Molly Simon
Senior Corporate Counsel, U.S. Bank Equipment Finance

Richard Tannenbaum
Partner, Reed Smith, LLP

Michael Tobak
Attorney,Kutak Rock, LLP

Christopher Trail
Executive Director & Assistant General Counsel, J.P. Morgan Equipment Finance

Edward Wang
Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais, LLP

Kenneth Weinberg
Partner, Rimon Law

Stephen Whelan
Partner, Blank Rome, LLP

William Wilson
Associate General Counsel & Vice President, BMO Transportation Finance

David Wood
Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais, LLP