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McNees Attorneys Donald B. Kaufman and Kandice Kerwin Hull to Participate in a Panel at ALFA International Seminar

September 4, 2015
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HARRISBURG, PA (Sept. 4, 2015) – McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC attorneys Donald B. Kaufman, Program Chair and  Kandice Kerwin Hull will be participating in a panel discussion titled “Prepare to Be Hacked – A Practical Simulation for Corporate Counsel” at the ALFA International 2015 Business Litigation Practice Group Seminar, in Chicago, Illinois, Sept. 10-11, 2015.

The event will take place on September 10 and 11, at The Langham, Chicago, 330 North Wabash, Chicago, Illinois 60611.  This program is designed to help prepare corporate counsel in dealing with a data breach. It is centered on a hypothetical scenario: a fictional company sustains and must react and respond to a data breach compromising the company’s employee information, payroll records, customer records, vendors’ records, and intellectual property.  Attendees who take part in the program will receive 5.75 general CLE credit hours in the States of Illinois and California.

ALFA International is a premier network of independent law firms consisting of 150 members firms throughout the world, 80 of which maintain offices in the United States. Founded in 1980, ALFA International was the first and continues to be one of the largest and strongest legal networks.

Kaufman practices in the Litigation, Food Industry, Appellate and Post Trial and Orphans’ Court Litigation practice groups.  He serves businesses and individuals on a broad array of legal issues including defamation and privacy matters.  Kaufman has been named to the Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation since 2012 and is a “2014 Select Lawyer.”  He serves on the ALFA International, Business Litigation Practice Group Steering Committee.

Kerwin Hull co-chairs McNees’ Appellate and Post Trial practice group and is a member of the Litigation and Eminent Domain practice groups.  She focuses her practice on the representation of corporate clients in business disputes. Kerwin Hull has been named to the Best Lawyers in America®, Appellate Law since 2010. She is a “2014 Select Lawyer” and is also listed in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®.


McNees is a full-service law firm based in central Pennsylvania with more than 130 attorneys representing corporations, associations, institutions and individuals. The firm serves clients worldwide from offices in Harrisburg, Lancaster, State College and Scranton, PA; Columbus, OH; and Washington, D.C. McNees is also a member of the ALFA International Global Legal Network. @McNeeslaw LinkedIn