Planning Committee

34th Annual Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute
May 1 – 2, 2014 • Chicago

Executive Committee

Joseph P. Gromacki
Jenner & Block LLP, Chicago

Vice Chair
Thomas J. Murphy
McDermott Will & Emery, Chicago

Thomas P. Desmond
Vedder Price P.C., Chicago

Bradley C. Faris
Latham & Watkins LLP, Chicago

Michael M. Froy
Dentons US LLP, Chicago

Merri Jo Gillette
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Chicago

Asheesh Goel
Ropes & Gray LLP, Chicago

Stephanie Shinn Greisch
Assistant General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Northern Trust Corporation, Chicago

Karl A. Groskaufmanis
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, Washington, D.C.

Susan S. Hassan
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Chicago

John P. Kelsh
Sidley Austin LLP, Chicago

Michael R. McAlevey
Vice President and General Counsel, Legal Operations and Business Development, GE Aviation, Cincinnati

D. Mark McMillan
K&L Gates LLP, Chicago

Timothy J. Melton
Jones Day, Chicago

Craig A. Roeder
Baker & McKenzie LLP, Chicago

David S. Ruder
William W. Gurley Memorial Professor of Law Emeritus, Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago

Brian M. Schafer
Winston & Strawn LLP, Chicago

Robert C. Shrosbee
Executive Director, Legal, Corporate & Securities, General Motors Company, Detroit

Gregory C. Vogelsperger
Chief Counsel, Securities, Finance & Governance, The Boeing Company, Chicago

Michelle M. Warner
Corporate Vice President, Law, Corporate, Securities and Transactions, Motorola Solutions, Inc., Schaumburg, Illinois

Jeffrey R. Wolters
Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP, Wilmington, Delaware

Mark D. Wood
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Chicago

Former Institute Chairs

(members of the Executive Committee)

Claudia H. Allen
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Chicago

Andrew R. Brownstein
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, New York City

Keith S. Crow
Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago

Martin P. Dunn
Morrison & Foerster LLP, Washington, D.C.

R. Scott Falk
Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago

Mark D. Gerstein
Latham & Watkins LLP, Chicago

Frederick C. Lowinger
Sidley Austin LLP, Chicago

Robert J. Minkus
Schiff Hardin LLP, Chicago

Charles W. Mulaney Jr.
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Chicago

Frederick B. Thomas
Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago

Robert F. Wall
Winston & Strawn LLP, Chicago

Herbert S. Wander
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, Chicago

Planning Committee

Peter J. Barack
Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP, Chicago

C. Stephen Bigler
Richards, Layton & Finger, PA, Wilmington, Delaware

Jerry J. Burgdoerfer
Jenner & Block LLP, Chicago

Jeffrey M. Dalebroux
Dykema Gossett PLLC, Chicago

Scott J. Davis
Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago

Arthur Don
Greenberg Traurig LLP, Chicago

John L. Eisel
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP, Chicago

Donald Figliulo
Polsinelli PC, Chicago

Gregory W. Hayes
DLA Piper LLP (US), Chicago

David J. Kaufman
Thompson Coburn LLP, Chicago

John A. Kolada
Blake, Cassels & Graydon (U.S.) LLP, Chicago

William M. Libit
Chapman and Cutler LLP, Chicago

Thaddeus J. Malik
Paul Hastings LLP, Chicago

George C. McKann
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, Chicago

Ryan Morrison
Quarles & Brady LLP, Milwaukee

Mark A. Morton
Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP, Wilmington, Delaware

Jeffrey N. Neuman
Vice President, Corporate Secretary and Deputy General Counsel, Honeywell International Inc., Morris Township, New Jersey

Trevor S. Norwitz
Wachtel, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, New York City

J. Brett Pritchard
Locke Lord LLP, Chicago

Richard E. Robbins
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Morningstar, Inc., Chicago

Kimberly K. Rubel
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, Chicago

Kim Rucker
Executive Vice President, Corporate & Legal Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Kraft Foods Group, Inc., Northfield, Illinois

Amy C. Seidel
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, Minneapolis

George T. Simon
Foley & Lardner LLP, Chicago

Paul B. Uhlenhop
Lawrence, Kamin, Saunders & Uhlenhop LLC, Chicago

Thuy Vo
Assistant General Counsel Mergers and Acquisitions, Archer Daniels Midland Company, Decatur, Illinois

Carol J. Ward
Vice President & Corporate Secretary, Mondelez International, Inc., Deerfield, Illinois

Andrew L. Weil
DLA Piper LLP (US), Chicago

Sarah R. Wolff
Reed Smith LLP, Chicago

Planning Directors

Juliann Cecchi
Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago

Steven E. Lindee
Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago