Neil J. Beaton, CPA/ABV/CFF, CFA, ASA, is a managing director with Alvarez & Marsal Valuation Services LLC. He specializes in the valuation of public and privately held businesses and intangible assets for purposes of litigation support (lost profits claims, marriage dissolutions and others).
Anne M. Bremner is a trial attorney at Anne Bremner PC, special counsel to Frey Buck PS, and is one of the nation’s most recognized legal analysts. She has been practicing for 29 years in civil rights, catastrophic loss defense and criminal law.
Philip Buri founded Buri Funston Mumford & Furlong PLLC. He practices appellate & civil litigation, land use, and advises homeowner/community associations. He has been lead counsel in over 145 appeals in the three divisions of the Court of Appeals, the Washington Supreme Court, and the Ninth Circuit.
Stephan H. Coonrod is a partner at K&L Gates LLP. He has a domestic and international business practice centering on acquisitions, venture capital and other equity investments, transborder transactions, trade issues and technology transfers.
Grant S. Degginger is a shareholder with Lane Powell PC, where he chairs the firm’s Government Law team. His practice involves development of projects in the public and private sectors including contract preparation, due diligence, construction, commercial, real estate, insurance and regulatory disputes.
Susan Drummond is the founder of the Law Offices of Susan Elizabeth Drummond, PLLC. She practices land use law, working with clients on project permitting, legislation, dispute resolution, and litigation. She has worked on an array of complex projects, including energy terminal projects.
David J. Elkanich is a partner at Holland & Knight LLP with a practice emphasis on legal ethics and risk management. He frequently counsels lawyers and other professionals on how to navigate an “electronic” practice.
Janet A. George is Of Counsel to McKinley Irvin PLLC. She has been practicing family law for over 35 years and is widely recognized as one of the top family law attorneys in the state of Washington. She limits her practice to complex, high asset, high profile and high-income cases.
Sarah Glathar, CHMM, is a Senior Compliance Specialist with Farallon Consulting LLC. She has 12 years of experience in the environmental industry; managing the implementation of compliance plans and serving as a regulatory liaison with federal, tribal, state, and local environmental agencies.
Todd Maybrown is a partner with Allen Hansen Maybrown & Offenbecher PS. For nearly 20 years, he has represented clients facing criminal charges and civil claims. He is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Washington School of Law.
John C. “Jack” McCullough is a founding principal of McCullough Hill Leary PS. He has practiced for over 30 years on behalf of land owners and developers throughout the state of Washington, emphasizing land use and real estate financing and development. He was named the 2010 “Seattle Land Use Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America.
Leslie F. Meagley is the principal of Meagley Strategic Marketing LLC. Her career spans more than 25 years of experience leading in-house teams with the Northwest’s largest law firms and providing strategic advice and interim assignments for numerous law and professional service firms.
David M. Newman is a partner at The Rainier Law Group PLLC. He represents individuals and families, consulting and advising small business owners and firearms dealers, restoring clients' firearm rights, clearing up old criminal-history records, collecting business-to-business debts, and courtroom work.
Jennifer Robertson is a three-term Bellevue City Council Member and an attorney specializing in land use and municipal law practicing with Northwest Urban Law PLLC. She was part of the council’s Light Rail Leadership Group, which negotiated the $160 million East Link tunnel funding agreement, cost-sharing and final route alignment.
Marc Rosenberg is a shareholder at Lee Smart PS, Inc. He concentrates his practice on defense of claims involving professional liability, debtor-creditor law, civil rights, employment practices, and general liability; in the trial courts and courts of appeals in both state and federal courts.
Pat Schneider is a member at Foster Pepper PLLC, where he practices land use and municipal law. He has extensive experience in both project permitting and land use litigation. Areas of expertise include SEPA, the Shoreline Management Act, historic preservation, the Growth Management Act, regulation of signs, subdivisions, and street vacations.
Skylar A. Sherwood is a Labor & Employment partner at Fox Rothschild LLP. She represents clients of all sizes in the PNW on workplace policies and handbooks, discrimination, harassment, accommodations, wrongful discharge, leaves of absence and a wide range of other human resources issues.
Daniel Shortt is an attorney with Harris Bricken, focusing on Washington’s cannabis industry. He assists clients with their cannabis transaction and litigation needs. He is a frequent speaker and writer on cannabis-related issues and he has been featured in local and national publications.
Greg Wong is a partner at Pacifica Law Group LLP. He counsels public, private, and not‑for-profit clients on elections and initiative issues, constitutional law, legislation and public policy, private-public partnerships, state and local government law, and Washington’s Public Records Act.