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ABA Law Practice Division - San Diego, CA

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John Remsen, Jr.
President and CEO, Managing Partner Forum

John Remsen, Jr., president of TheRemsenGroup and Managing Partner Forum, is widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading authorities on law firm leadership and management. He is a Fellow in the College of Law Practice Management, and has been recognized by LawDragon and the Association of International Law Firm Networks as both a “leader” and influencer” in the business of law.

Uri Gutfreund
Natl Law Firm Practice Leader, Risk Strategies Co.

Uri Gutfreund is the national law firm practice leader at Risk Strategies Company, a top 25 national insurance brokerage and the founder and moderator of The Managing Partner Round Table™, a regional peer to peer professional development group. This unique program has quickly become a leading venue for thought leaders in the legal industry.


Dr. Sharon Meit Abrahams
President, Legal Talent Advisors

Dr. Sharon Meit Abrahams is a legal talent development expert helping lawyers improve their performance, productivity and profitability through skill assessments, coaching and interactive workshops. For more than 25 years, Sharon has designed, implemented and managed every aspect of the services that firms offer to support and develop their legal talent. He has been the Director of Practice Management at three AmLaw 50 law firms.


John Harrity, Esq.
Managing Partner, Harrity & Harrity

John Harrity has been involved in the patent field for 20 years. His current practice consists primarily of client counseling, and preparing and prosecuting patent applications. John’s practice further includes filing PCT applications and prosecuting patent applications before the Patent Offices in Europe, Japan, Korea, China, Canada, and many other countries. In addition to drafting and prosecuting patent applications in the United States and foreign countries, he also analyzes inventions for infringement and validity.


Terry Isner
CEO/Owner, Jaffe

Terry Isner, CEO/owner of Jaffe. A marketing philosopher, brand consultant and dynamic speaker for the professional services industry, Terry is known as “the empathy man” because of his humanistic approach to business strategy.


Stephen Mabey
Managing Director, Applied Strategies, Inc.

Stephen Mabey is a Chartered Professional Accountant and the Managing Director of Applied Strategies, Inc. Seen as a forward thinker by colleagues and clients alike, Stephen works with small to medium?sized law firms, and occasionally individual lawyers, to develop practical, pragmatic solutions for their business challenges.


Gerry Riskin
Founding Principal and Chairman, Edge International

Gerry Riskin, founding principal and chairman of Edge International. Gerry is an internationally recognized lawyer, author and management consultant, and previously served as managing partner of a law firm in Canada and Hong Kong. Gerry is author of The Successful Lawyer, Creating the Marketing Mindset, Herding Cats and beyond KNOWING.


Bill Sansone, CPA
Partner, Withum

Bill Sansone is a CPA and partner with Withum. With more than 30 years of experience in private industry and public accounting, his expertise includes business and auditing, strategic planning, royalty and licensing, and inventory costing and controls for law firms and other businesses.


Irene Sinayskaya, Esq.
Managing Partner, Sinayskaya Yuniver, P.C.

Irene Sinayskaya is one of the Managing Partners at Sinayskaya Yuniver, P.C. Irene’s practice area primarily focuses on strategic case management of commercial litigation and corporate matters. Irene is bilingual in English and Russian.


Don Smith
Chief Talent & Inclusion Officer, Crowell & Moring LLP

Don Smith serves as Crowell & Moring's Chief Talent & Inclusion Officer. He is responsible for leading the firm's recruiting, professional development and diversity and inclusion initiatives.


Morris Tabush
President, Tabush Group

Morris Tabush, founder and president of Tabush Group. Morris oversees all aspects of the firm's business and clients, and led the growth of Tabush into one of New York’s leading managed services providers with a focus on the needs of professional service firms.


Christopher T. Wilson, Esq.
Partner, Taylor English Duma

Chris Wilson focuses his practice on corporate and finance legal issues. He has experience in private practice and as in-house counsel representing small and large companies in a variety of legal related matters.