October 10, 2016


5:00 pm


8:30 pm


Drinker Biddle
191 N. Wacker Dr.,
Ste. 3700
Chicago, Illinois 60606-1698

Events 5
Presented by Major, Lindsey & Africa and Drinker Biddle
Monday October 10, 2016

5:00 - 8:30 p.m. CT

Please join Major, Lindsey & Africa and law firm partner Jesse Ruiz of Drinker Biddle for our roundtable discussion on October 10, 2016, featuring prominent Latino/a GCs from some of the Midwest’s most highly regarded organizations. The program includes significant opportunities to network with your peers and engage in dialogue about how to further the cause of the Latino/a attorney community, including recognizing and exerting the considerable power held by Latino/a professionals in today's corporate environment.


5:00–5:30 p.m. (CT) - 
Registration and Networking
5:30–6:30 p.m. (CT) - 
Roundtable Discussion
6:30–8:30 p.m. (CT) - 
Cocktail Reception

Discussion Leaders:

  • Gloria Santona, General Counsel of McDonald's
  • Pedro DeJesus, General Counsel of Tampico Beverages
  • Oscar Romero, General Counsel of CFNA, Division Counsel of Bridgestone Retail, Lead Counsel of Bridgestone OE and Motorcycle Tire
  • Karina Ayala-Bermejo, General Counsel of Metropolitan Family Services


Please contact Sonya Olds Som at, or 312.580.1085 with any questions.