4th Annual State Bar of Michigan Business Law Symposium

When:  Jan 20, 2022 from 04:00 PM to 09:30 PM (ET)
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Program Agenda
{Subject To Refinement}

4:00 – 4:15 Opening Statement, Mark Rossman

4:15 – 4:45 Lecture: What Happened in MJC Ventures, LLC v Detroit Trading Co . . . Harbinger of things to come? Prof. Douglas Moll

4:45 – 5:15 Lecture: The “Fire-Proof” Law Firm, Mike Morse

5:15 – 5:45 Roundtable: Entrepreneurial Strategies for the Pandemic
  • Kassem Dakhalla
  • Shaun Fitzpatrick
  • Alexis Johnson
  • Sara MacWilliams
  • Jasmine Rippy
  • Ameena Sheikh
  • Moderator: Powell Miller

5:45 – 6:15 Roundtable: Employing Lawyers in the Pandemic
  • Terry Bonnette
  • Deborah Brouwer
  • John J. Conway
  • Daimeon Cotton
  • Courtney Nichols
  • James Reid IV
  • Moderator: Joshua Lushnat

6:15 – 6:45 Intermission and Music, PJ Muer

6:45 – 7:00 Lecture: Securing the Law Firm – Data and Cyber Security, Jennifer Dukarski

7:00 – 7:15 Lecture: Estate Planning for the Lawyer, Elizabeth Vincent

7:15 – 7:45 Roundtable: Building Your Brand and Protecting It — Responding to a Four Alarm Fire
  • Jennifer Z. Belveal
  • Tyler Cady
  • R.J. Cronkhite
  • Mary Ann Sabo
  • Roy Sexton
  • Lindsay Sikora
  • Moderator: Maxwell Goss

7:45 – 8:15 Roundtable: Retaining Young Lawyers – What do they really want?
  • Dan Ackerman
  • Emily Burdick
  • Richard Plowden
  • Andrew Reside
  • Milan Reside
  • Moderator: Tishia Browning

8:15 – 8:45 Discussion: Mentorship – What is it and how does it happen?
  • Charles Ash
  • Thomas J. Cedoz
  • Hon. Michael Warren
  • Linda Watson
  • Moderator: Linda Roelans

8:45 – 9:15 Roundtable: Law Firm Management in the Pandemic
  • Michelle Harrell
  • Linda Paullin-Hebden
  • Jonathan Martone
  • Powell Miller
  • Moderator: Bernie Fuhs

9:15 – 9:30 Closing Argument, Mark Rossman

Location

Detroit Club
712 Cass Avenue
Detroit, MI 48226

Contact

Mark Rossman
248.385.5481 ext. 103
mark@rossmanpc.com