CLE Presenters

Alton (Al) B. Harris, Esq.

Ungaretti & Harris

Alton (Al) B. Harris, Esq., a founding partner at Ungaretti & Harris, is currently a partner in the law firm of Nixon Peabody LLP, into which his firm recently merged. He is a frequent writer and lecturer on the financial markets, financial regulation, and corporate governance. As an adjunct ...

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Alton (Al) B. Harris, Esq. (2018)

Ungaretti & Harris

Alton B. Harris was a founding partner of the Chicago law firm Ungaretti & Harris, now part of Nixon Peabody LLP. At Ungaretti and Harris, Mr. Harris served at various times as managing partner, executive and compensation committee member, and head of the Corporate and Securities Practice Group. He ...

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Joshua Horn, Esq.

Fox Rothschild LLP

Joshua is co-chair of the Securities Industry practice and co-chair of the Cannabis Law practice.

Joshua represents major financial services companies in matters throughout the country. He also represents financial advisory companies, individual advisors, and counselors in FINRA examinations, enforcement and arbitrations. Joshua has also represented individual ...

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Thomas Jackson, Esq. - Partner, Jones Day

Jones Day

Thomas R. Jackson, Esq. is a partner at Jones Day, resident in its Dallas office. He focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation in the securities, intellectual property, and antitrust areas, and he also represents clients in a variety of commercial disputes. A council member for the Dallas Bar ...

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Thomas Jackson, Esq. Retired

Jones Day - Retired

 Thomas R. Jackson, Esq. is a former partner at Jones Day, from which he retired in 2016. He focused his practice on complex commercial litigation in the securities, intellectual property, and antitrust areas, and he also represented clients in a variety of commercial disputes. A council member for the ...

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Matthew Jacobs, Esq.

Black Duck Software, Inc.

Matthew Jacobs, Esq. is Vice President and General Counsel at Black Duck Software. Mr. Jacobs oversees the worldwide legal affairs of Black Duck, including managing licensing and contract negotiation, managing the company’s intellectual property portfolio and advising senior management on day-to-day legal affairs. Prior to joining Black ...

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Joshua A. James, Esq.

Bryan Cave LLP

Joshua A. James, Esq. is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Bryan Cave LLP, where he is in the Antitrust and Competition group and a member of his firm’s Data Privacy and Security Team. His practice is focused on advising clients on complying with ...

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Ali Jessani

Eversheds Sutherland LLC

Ali Jessani assists attorneys in Eversheds Sutherland’s Business Practices Group in the Washington, DC, office with legal research pertaining to cybersecurity, data privacy, and insurance products. He is a recent graduate of Duke University School of Law and has submitted his application to the New York Bar. [read more]

David R. Johanson, Esq.

Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP

David R. Johanson is Partner-in-Charge of the Napa office of Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP. He also has offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and New York to cover his national practice.

Mr. Johanson assists clients in general corporate matters and in employee ownership, benefit, ERISA, ...

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Brian A. Jones, Esq.

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Brian A. Jones, Esq. is an associate in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP, based in its Chicago office. He focuses his practice on patent litigation and prosecution. He has industry experience in electronic circuit design, systems integration and quality assurance, spanning the industries of wireless ...

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