State Capital Annual Conference 2019

Patton, Moreno & Asvat, represented by our partner Belisario Porras, attended the State Capital Group (SCG) Annual Meeting at The Watergate Hotel in Washington earlier this month.

The event featured addresses by Poyner Spruill associate and Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst, 2018 Harper Lee Prize winner Cindy Tobisman and famed investigative journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein. The confab also featured a series of highly informative sessions on lateral hiring, the state of the legal market, the #MeToo movement, smart contracts, and trade policy, as well as a panel of chief legal officers from HUB International, the Society for Human Resource Management and Gridsmart Technologies.

SCG is the Leading Law Firm Network in America according to Chambers and Partners ranking, with over 11,000 attorneys in more than 148 of the profession’s preeminent independent law firms located in 82 countries around the world.  As the exclusive member firm for Panama, it provides us with global connections and access to legal resources that enhance our ability to assist our clients’ needs around the world.