2018 MCCA Diversity Gala

Coinciding with the Creating Pathways to Diversity® Conference, is the annual Diversity Gala. Funds raised from the Diversity Gala will support MCCA’s key research and programming throughout the year. The Gala features an elegant networking reception, an awards program recognizing achievement and leadership in diversity and inclusion efforts by an individual, law firm, and corporation.

Please add events@mcca.com to your Address Book or Contacts to receive your confirmation email and any future communications regarding the Diversity Gala.

October 3, 2018

American Museum of Natural History
Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192

Rate: $299 a night
Book by September 7, 2018 to
receive this discount

New York Hilton Midtown
Phone: 1-212-586-7000

Registration and Fees

 MembersNon-members
Registration DateIn-House Law Firms Government/
Non-Profit
In-House Law FirmsVendors
Early-Bird (before July 31)$650$900$650$750$1,000$1,000
Regular (after July 31)$750$1,200$650 $900$1,500$1,500

Payment Message:

All Major Credit Cards accepted.

MCCA Law Firm and Corporate Members: Please note as part of your company’s/firm’s membership benefits you may be entitled to a complimentary registration or a member discount rate for the conference registration.

For member complimentary registrations, members must obtain their complimentary codes from their “Company/Firm” and use them during registration. The complimentary codes should be entered in the discount code field at the Payment Page and members must click “Apply Now” to zero their balance.

For member discount rates to apply, members must select their “Company/Firm” from a drop down in Custom Information during the registration process. The member discount rate will automatically be applied at the Payment page.

For any questions or inquires, please contact membership@mcca.com.

Cancellations & Substitutions:

Tickets are non-refundable. If you have paid tickets and are unable to attend the event we will provide a tax letter for your donation upon request. Please email sponsorship@mcca.com for tax letter request and/or questions.

Financial Hardship Policy:

MCCA, at its discretion, may reduce or waive the conference fee for any attorney, member or non-member, who wishes to attend the conference, but for whom the cost would be a financial hardship. Requests for financial assistance will not be accepted on-site. Requests for financial assistance, along with an explanation of hardship, must be received in writing no later than one month prior to the first date of the MCCA conference. To receive detailed instructions or to submit a request for a fee reduction or waiver e-mail education@mcca.com.

Special Requirements:

Please advise the Diversity Gala team if you have any special needs for facilities, visual aids or dietary requirements at events@mcca.com.

Terms and Conditions

Click here to review the MCCA Conference Registration General Terms and Conditions.

Host Committee

Don H. Liu (Chair)

Executive Vice President,
Chief Legal & Risk Officer,
Target Corporation
 

Robert Bostrom

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary,
Abercombie & Fitch
 

Stuart Alderoty

Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary,
CIT Group, Inc.

Janice P. Brown

Founder,
The Brown Law Group
 
 

Damien Atkins

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary,
The Hershey Company
 

Samantha C. Grant

Partner,
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Anne Lee Benedict

Executive Vice President, Chief
Legal Officer & Secretary,
Summit Materials, Inc.
 

Duane D. Holloway

Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corporate Secretary,
United States Steel Corporation

Ana Iacovetta

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel & Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer,
VMware, Inc.

Thomas L. Sager

Partner,
Ballard Spahr LLP
 
 

Ken Jew

Senior Vice President, General Counsel,
Ross Stores, Inc.
 

Teena-Ann V. Sankoorikal

Partner,
Levine Lee LLP
 

John W. Kuo

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary,
Varian Medical Systems, Inc.
 

Alan K. Tse

Global General Counsel &
Corporate Secretary,
Jones Lang LaSalle, IP Inc.

Natalie A. Pierce

Shareholder, Co-Chair,
Robotics, AI & Automation
Industry Group,
Littler Mendelson P.C.

Richard J. Wallis

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Office Product Group
Microsoft Corporation

Benjamin F. Wilson

Chairman,
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C.

Michael Wu

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary,
Carter’s | Oshkosh B’gosh

Dwight S. Yoo

Partner,
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Host Committee Members

Don H. Liu (Chair)

Executive Vice President,
Chief Legal & Risk Officer,
Target Corporation

Stuart Alderoty

Executive Vice President,
General Counsel & Corporate Secretary,
CIT Group, Inc.

Damien Atkins

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary,
The Hershey Company
 

Anne Lee Benedict

Executive Vice President, Chief
Legal Officer & Secretary,
Summit Materials, Inc.
 

Robert Bostrom

Senior Vice President,
General Counsel & Corporate Secretary,
Abercombie & Fitch

Janice P. Brown

Founder,
The Brown Law Group

Samantha C. Grant

Partner,
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Duane D. Holloway

Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corporate Secretary,
United States Steel Corporation

Ana Iacovetta

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel & Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer,
VMware, Inc.

Ken Jew

Senior Vice President, General Counsel,
Ross Stores, Inc.
 

John W. Kuo

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary,
Varian Medical Systems, Inc.
 

Thomas L. Sager

Partner,
Ballard Spahr LLP

Teena-Ann V. Sankoorikal

Partner,
Levine Lee LLP
 

Alan K. Tse

Global General Counsel &
Corporate Secretary,
Jones Lang LaSalle, IP Inc.

Richard J. Wallis

Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Office Product Group
Microsoft Corporation

Benjamin F. Wilson

Chairman,
Beveridge & Diamond, P.C.

Michael Wu

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary,
Carter’s | Oshkosh B’gosh

Dwight S. Yoo

Partner,
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Event Agenda

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

6:00 pm –
7:30 pm

Pre-Show Reception for All Guests

VIP Pre-Show Reception

7:30 pm –
11:00 pm

Gala Awards Program & Post-Awards Dinner Reception

Previous MCCA Diversity Galas

 

2017 Diversity Gala

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2016 Diversity Gala

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2015 Diversity Gala

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2014 Diversity Gala

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