Managing Partners Forum

The MPF brings together the leaders of Florida's top firms, together with experienced consultants, for a great exchange of ideas and information. It's an excellent resource.

José I. Astigarraga, Esq.
Astigarraga Davis - Miami, FL

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

John Remsen, Jr. is widely recognized as one of the country’s leading authorities on law firm leadership, management, marketing and business development. Since 1997, TheRemsenGroup has worked with more than 430 law firms to help them develop and implement long-term strategic objectives to improve cohesiveness, performance and profitability. In 2002, John created The Managing Partner Forum, a highly acclaimed conference series for law firm leaders. He Is a Fellow of the College Practice Management.

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

Uri Gutfreund co-hosts the MPF Webinar Series and runs the Managing Partner Roundtable, a peer-to-peer networking group of firm leaders of New York and New Jersey law firm.  He also presents the Managing Partner Summit twice a year. In his spare time, he sells risk management products to smaller and mid-size law firms throughout the US.


Guy Alvarez
Founder, Good2BSocial

Guy Alvarez is the founder and Chief Engagement Officer of Good2bSocial. First, he worked as a law firm associate. Later, he joined ALM Media where he built websites for some of the largest US law firms. After ALM, Guy honed his skills while running KPMG’s Global Digital Marketing group. With a background in both technology and marketing, Guy emerged as an early adopter and advocate of social media and digital marketing for law firms.


Jennifer Johnson
CEO & Founder, Calibrate Legal

Jennifer Johnson prepares today’s law firms for tomorrow’s legal marketplace. She calls upon nearly 20 years of experience inside, and as a consultant to, law firms to deliver industry-leading strategy and executive search services. She is a Fellow in the College of Law Practice Management and is recognized as a global leader in legal strategy and consulting by


Tom Obermaier
CEO, SurePoint Technologies

Tom Obermaier practiced law with Skadden for seven years before taking on senior risk management positions with Deutsch Bank and CitiBank. In 2018, he was named CEO of SurePoint® Technologies, a leading provider of financial and practice management software to law firms nationwide.