Chicago partner Jesse Ruiz, Washington, D.C., partner Gary Rinkerman and Philadelphia counsel Heather Giordanella will speak at Walmart’s Legal SuperConference in Rogers, Ark., on Sept. 15.
Conference attendees include all of Walmart’s Legal Department divisions, representatives from all of Walmart's outside law firms, community partners and a roster of distinguished Walmart leaders, who will provide current insights into diversity and inclusiveness, as well as the company’s current business initiatives.
Jesse, a partner in the firm's Corporate and Securities Group, and co-chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee, will speak on a Diversity Panel presented before the entire assembly of attendees.
There will also be opportunities for attendees to participate in breakout sessions related to specific practice areas and receive CLE credit. Intellectual Property partner Gary Rinkerman has been invited to speak on an Intellectual Property breakout session panel.
Heather, counsel to the Commerical Litigation Practice Group, will speak at the conference in her capacity as president of the National Associate of Women Lawyers. Heather will speak on a panel alongside several colleagues from other diverse bar organizations.
Chicago partner Alan King, Vice Chair of the firm's Labor & Employment Group, has also been invited to attend the conference.