Co-Chairs:

Nicole Y. Blohm

Meserve, Mumper & Hughes LLP

Robert K. Scott

Law Offices of Robert K. Scott

Co-Chairs’ Welcoming Remarks

February 1, 2017 7:55 am

Judges:

Hon. Fernando J. Gaitan Jr.

U.S. Dist. Ct., W.D. Mo.

VIEW FROM THE BENCH

February 1, 2017 8:00 am

Hon. Lorenzo F. Garcia

U.S. Dist. Ct., D.N.M.

VIEW FROM THE BENCH

February 1, 2017 8:00 am

Hon. Mildred E. Methvin

U.S. Dist. Ct., W.D. La.

VIEW FROM THE BENCH

February 1, 2017 8:00 am

Hon. Viktor V. Pohorelsky

U.S. Dist. Ct., E.D.N.Y

VIEW FROM THE BENCH

February 1, 2017 8:00 am

Hon. Richard S. Schmidt

U.S. Dist. Ct., S.D. Tex.

VIEW FROM THE BENCH

February 1, 2017 8:00 am

Moderators:

Pamela I. Atkins

Principal
Atkins & Associates, Attorneys-at-Law, LLC

VIEW FROM THE BENCH

February 1, 2017 8:00 am

Kristina B. Pett

Edison, McDowell & Hetherington LLP

Speakers:

Henry G. Conroe MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Rush Medical College
Regional Medical Advisor, Social Security Administration
Region V

Patricia Enriquez, MA, CRC

Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
NYC Expert Disability Associates, LLC

Noreen M. Fierro

Corporate Chief Compliance Officer
The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America

Catherine Gallo

Assistant Vice President & Assistant General Counsel
The Hartford

Daniel W. Maguire

Partner
Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP

John E. Meagher

Partner
Shutts & Bowen LLP

Gregory P. McMahon

Equity Partner
Koleos, Rosenberg & McMahon, PL

Ellen Rader Smith, MA, OTR, CVE, CPE

Licensed Occupational Therapist Certified Vocational Evaluator & Certified Professional Ergonomist Ergo & Rehab Services

Leo J. Shea III, Ph.D.

Clinical Associate Professor of Rehabilitation at Rusk Institute
President, Neuropsychological Evaluation and Treatment Services, P.C.