WORK EXPERIENCE

 

BGC Partners/ Cantor Fitzgerald (New York & London)                                               Jan. 2008 – July  2015

    Deputy General Counsel/ Chief Litigation Counsel

 Saul Ewing LLP (Princeton, NJ)                                                                                            Jan. 1996 – Jan. 2008

    Partner and for 4 years Vice Chair of Litigation 

McManimon & Scotland and predecessors (Newark, NJ)                                               Jan. 1987 – Jan. 1996

    Partner (Associate first year there), Litigation

 Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton, & Garrison (New York, NY)                                          Sep. 1976 – Jan. 1987

    Associate

 OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Harvard Law School talk October 20, 2017, Making Arbitration More Appealing

ABA Dispute Resolution Section Annual Conference, April 2016. Panelist, Getting What You Asked For: Managing a Fast and Efficient Arbitration

Settlement Agreements in Commercial Disputes (NJ Chapter Author)

Special Professor, Hofstra Law School, Fall 2015-2017 (Law and Role of In-house Counsel)

The American Law Institute – ABA Continuing Legal Education Group

    Panelist/Lecturer

  • Intellectual Property Licensing Today and its related Cross Border Business Transactions: IP and Related Issues 2005-2008

Initially authored material and spoke on ADR, then on Antitrust, in IP Licensing – see, e.g.,

When The Deal Goes South: Dispute Negotiation And ADR

Cross Border Transactions IP -2006

Intellectual Property Licensing Today -2008

 Association of Corporate Counsel – America 

    Panelist

  • The Law of Inside Counsel several times per year,
  • Created, edited, managed the course material, and presented 1995-2008

Program offered by metro NY and NJ Chapters, and occasionally others

 

New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education

            Multiple programs on Federal Practice, about semi annually                               1990-2005

 

Benjamin N. Cardozo Law School                                                                                1979-1980

    Adjunct Lecturer (four semesters)

 

EDUCATION

Harvard University Law School (Cambridge, MA)

Juris Doctor – 1976

  • Finalist in the Ames Moot Court Competition

University at Albany, State University of New York (Albany, NY)

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, magna cum laude – 1973

  • President of the Student Association from 1971-1973, and related other posts

 BAR ADMISSIONS

    • New York 1977
    • Washington DC 1977
    • New Jersey 1987
    • Multiple Federal Courts
Roscoe Pound, father of the multi-door courthouse
Roscoe Pound, father of the multi-door courthouse