Profiles

Thomas Gaynor

Nixon Peabody’s New San Francisco Managing Partner Talks the Firm, Bringing and Growing Talent

By Rebecca Cohen |

Thomas Gaynor spoke with The Recorder recently about the firm’s willingness to let lateral partners take on leadership positions, how he’s kept his M&A practice growing, and why he objects to Nixon Peabody being called an out-of-town firm.

Bonnie Beauth

A New Roadmap for Law Firm Tech Training

By David Ruiz |

LTC4 founder Bonnie Beuth believes lessons should be "app-nostic" and task-oriented.

Amber Dolman, Goodwin Procter partner

FinTech Veteran Eyes Regulatory Risks

By David Ruiz |

When it comes to innovation in banking, it pays to identify legal pitfalls early, says Goodwin Procter's Amber Dolman.

Natalie Pierce, Littler Mendelson

An Employment Lawyer's Take on Robots in the Workplace

By Cheryl Miller |

On-the-job automation raises issues from privacy to performance evals, says Littler Mendelson's Natalie Pierce.

Chelsea Grayson, American Apparel general counsel

American Apparel GC on Patching Up a Distressed Company

By David Ruiz |

Chelsea Grayson helped lead the clothing manufacturer through bankruptcy and out the other side.

Julie Mar-Spinola, Finjan Vice President

Finjan IP Chief on Litigation as a Last Resort

By Scott Graham |

Julie Mar-Spinola's patent licensing company has been on a winning streak, even though it prefers to stay out of the courtroom.

Kirupa Pushparaj, Square director of intellectual property

Square's IP Chief Talks Patents and Pastry

By David Ruiz |

Kirupa Pushparaj discusses the payment company's approach to patents and how it's been impacted by the U.S. Supreme Court's 'Alice' decision.