2016 Trial Academy Faculty Announced

November 30, 2015 06:37 PM

The faculty members for the 2016 Trial Academy have been selected. Faculty members include:

  • Donald F. “Fritz” Zimmer, Jr., Director, King & Spalding, San Francisco, California
  • Lyn P. Pruitt, Director-Elect, Mitchell Williams, Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Rebecca Weinstein Bacon, Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott, Chicago, Illinois
  • Mark S. Cheffo, Quinn Emmanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, New York, New York
  • Molly Hughes Cherry, Nexsen Pruet, LLC, Charleston, South Carolina
  • Karen R. Glickstein, Polsinelli PC, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Ursula M. Henninger, King & Spalding, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Maria Katina “Kiki” Karos, Sedgwick LLP, Dallas, Texas
  • William C. McGowin, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, Montgomery, Alabama
  • Raymond G. Mullady, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP, Washington, District of Columbia
  • Kenneth A. Murphy, Drinker Biddle & Reath, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Daniel I. Reisler, Reisler Franklin LLP, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Richard A. “Doc” Schneider, King & Spalding, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Emilia L. Sweeney, Carney Badley Spellman, P.S., Seattle, Washington
  • Stephen W. Vescovo, Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg & Waldrop, Memphis, Tennessee
  • William Curtis Webb, Beck Redden LLP, Houston, Texas

Registration will open in December. Last year's class sold out, so plan on registering your attorneys early to ensure a seat in the class. The early bird registration fee through March 25 is $3,075 and the housing and meal package is $1,700. After March 25, the registration fee increases $200. Discounts are available for multiple attendees from the same firm and in-house attendees from corporations. 

For up-to-date information on the Trial Academy, visit the Trial Academy page on the IADC website.

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