Archana Rajendra

Senior Counsel
Henry Ford Health System and Health Alliance Plan of Michigan (Detroit, MI)

Opening Remarks from the Co-Chairs

July 23, 2020 9:00 am

Ray Walker

Managing Counsel – Litigation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (Richardson, TX)

Opening Remarks from the Co-Chairs

July 23, 2020 9:00 am


Sarah Oxenham Allen

Chair, Antitrust Taskforce
National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)
Antitrust Unit Manager
Office of the Virginia Attorney General (Richmond, VA)

Danielle Asaad

Squire Patton Boggs LLP (Cleveland, OH)

Michael H. Bernstein

Robinson & Cole LLP (New York, NY)

Gregory A. Brodek

Duane Morris LLP (Bangor, ME)

Eliot M. Burriss

Holland & Knight LLP (Dallas, TX)

Managing Disputes Involving PBMs

July 23, 2020 4:15 pm

James Cash

Senior Counsel, Litigation and Government Investigations Group
Humana (Louisville, KY)

Andrew Cookingham

Thompson & Knight LLP (Dallas, TX)

Mike Cowie

Dechert LLP (Washington, DC)

Tara Dwyer

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. (Washington, DC)

Jacob T. Elberg

Former Federal Prosecutor; Professor
Seton Hall School of Law (Newark, NJ)

Kevin D. Feder

O’Melveny & Myers LLP (Washington, DC)

Amanda L. Genovese

O’Melveny & Myers LLP (New York, NY)

Elliot K. Gordon

JAMS (Los Angeles, CA)

Jonathan Herman

Managing Member
Herman Law Firm (Dallas, TX)

Gerry Hinkley

Partner & Co-Chair, Health Care Industry Team
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pitman LLP (Los Angeles, CA)

Leigh Anne Hodge

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP (Birmingham, AL)

Managing Disputes Involving PBMs

July 23, 2020 4:15 pm

Kirstin B. Ives

Partner and Chair of Healthcare Litigation Practice
Falkenberg Ives LLP (Chicago, IL)

Jerome Kearns

Director of Regulatory Compliance, Medicaid and Medicare Compliance Officer
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Newark, NJ)

Michael S. Kolber

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP (New York, NY)

Michael M. Maddigan

Managing Partner
Hogan Lovells (Los Angeles, CA)

J. Gabriel McGlamery

Senior Health Care Policy Consultant
Florida Blue Center for Health Policy (Jacksonville, FL)

Joel A. Mintzer

Deputy General Counsel
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Eagan, MN)

Peter J. Mucchetti

Clifford Chance (Washington, DC)

Kirk J. Nahra

Partner and Co-Chair, Cybersecurity and Privacy Practice
WilmerHale (Washington, DC)

Maren R. Norton

Stoel Rives LLP (Seattle, WA)

Lou Patalano

Chief Legal Officer
Sentara Healthcare and Optima Health (Norfolk, VA)

Adam J. Petitt

Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP (Philadelphia, PA)

John C. Richter

King & Spalding (Washington, DC)

Greg Russo

Managing Director
Berkeley Research Group (Washington, DC)

Amanda G. Schreiber

Associate Senior Counsel
Cigna (Hartford, CT)

Myra C. Selby

Ice Miller Legal Counsel (Indianapolis, IN)

Geoffrey M. Sigler

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP (Washington, DC)

Michelle M. Skipper

Vice President
American Arbitration Association (Charlotte, NC)

Katherine Strahan

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP (Houston, TX)

Thomas J. Sullivan

Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP (Philadelphia, PA)

Ursula A. Taylor

Strategic Health Law (Chicago, IL)
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Matthew R. Varzally

Senior Associate General Counsel - Recovery
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
(Richardson, TX)

Linda A. Wawzenski

Assistant U.S. Attorney and Deputy Chief, Civil Division
U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of Illinois (Chicago, IL)

Stuart M. Widman

Widman Law Offices, LLC (Chicago, IL)