Intellectual Property Litigation Leadership

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Govinda M. Davis
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Cincinnati, OH

Committee Chair

Eileen Hintz Rumfelt
Miller & Martin PLLC
Atlanta, GA

Committee Vice Chair

Brian K. Brookey
Tucker Ellis LLP
Los Angeles, CA

Immediate Past Chair

Lisa L. Boswell
Early Sullivan Wright Gizer McRae LLP
Los Angeles, CA

Board Liaison

Rebecca A. Nickelson
Sinars Slowikowski Tomaska
Saint Louis, MO

Law Institute Liaison

Mary Re Knack
Ogden Murphy Wallace
Seattle, WA

2022 Annual Meeting Chair

Rachael L. Rodman
Ulmer & Berne LLP
Columbus, OH

Membership Chair

Steven Kennedy
Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
Toronto, ON

Membership Vice Chair

Nicholas B. Clifford, Jr.
Tucker Ellis LLP
Saint Louis, MO

2022 Program Chair

G. Warren Bleeker
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
Glendale, CA

2023 Program Chair

Crystal Broughan
Marks Gray PA
Jacksonville, FL

2023 Program Vice Chair

Nicholas B. Clifford, Jr.
Tucker Ellis LLP
Saint Louis, MO

Online Programming Chair

William H. Oldach, III
Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
Washington, DC

Publications Chair

Kara Thorvaldsen
Lawson & Weitzen
Boston, MA

Publications Vice Chair

Carrie Garrison
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
Pittsburgh, PA

Social Media/Communications Chair

Peter J. Henein
Waddell Phillips P C
Toronto, ON

Strategic Industry Outreach Chair

Patricia Polis McCrory
Harrison & Moberly
Indianapolis, IN

Right of Publicity SLG Chair

Adam R. Bialek
Wilson Elser Moskowitz
New York, NY

Trade Secrets SLG Chair

Jason Phillip Camillo
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Pittsburgh, PA

Copyright SLG Chair

Matthew B. Gibbons
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Hartford, CT

Trademark SLG Chair

Kelley Gordon
Marshall Gerstein and Borun LLP
Chicago, IL

Patents SLG Chair

Robert L. Wagner
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Pittsburgh, PA

Copyrights SLG Vice Chair

Jana S. Farmer
Wilson Elser Moskowitz
White Plains, NY

Right of Publicity SLG Vice Chair

Russell S. Jones, Jr.
Polsinelli PC
Kansas City, MO

Patents SLG Vice Chair

Mark D. Penner
Fasken Martineau
Toronto, ON

DRI International Liaison

Kurt B. Gerstner
Lee International IP & Law Group
Seoul,

SLC Membership Liaison

Melissa Lin
Righi Fitch Law Group
Phoenix, AZ

DRI for Life Liaison

John A. Basinger
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP
New York, NY

Diversity SLC Liaison

Govinda M. Davis
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Cincinnati, OH

Diversity Chair

Govinda M. Davis
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Cincinnati, OH

Diversity Vice Chair

Jeffrey H. Kass
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Denver, CO

Women in the Law SLC Liaison

Rebecca Jan Pirozzolo-Mellowes
Foley & Lardner
Milwaukee, WI

Young Lawyer Liaison

Hillary Maynard
Polsinelli PC
Chicago, IL

Steering Committee Member

William C. Buhay
Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial LLC
Atlanta, GA

Steering Committee

Jeffrey D. Dyess
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Birmingham, AL

Steering Committee

David H. Levitt
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Chicago, IL

Steering Committee Member

Thomas J. Mihill
Stites & Harbison
Atlanta, GA

Steering Committee

Anita Modak-Truran
Butler Snow LLP
Nashville, TN

Steering Committee

Christopher G. Smith
Smith Anderson Blount Dorsett Mitchell
Raleigh, NC

Steering Committee

Henry M. Sneath
Houston Harbaugh PC
Pittsburgh, PA

Steering Committee Member

Joshua E. Swiger
Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial LLC
Atlanta, GA

DRI Liaison

Denise Eichhorn
DRI - Director, Committees
Chicago, IL

DRI Liaison

Charlene Graczyk
DRI - Manager, Committees
Chicago, IL