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Rich Lenkov | Founder/CEO

As a Capital Member of Downey & Lenkov LLC, Rich has been representing professional sports organizations and multiple entities in the entertainment industry for 25 years. Rich is also the co-founder of Triopolis, a production company with credits including ‘85: The Greatest Team in Football History (starring Barack Obama, Bill Murray, Mike Ditka) and John Wayne Gacy: Defending a Monster. Rich was also the lead producer for the very successful Las Vegas production Renegades, starring Jim McMahon, Terrell Owens and Jose Canseco and is involved in other productions including Rock of Ages and Elvis Presley’s Heartbreak Hotel In Concert.

Scott Bermack
Partner, General Liability Co-chair
Weber Gallagher

Jason Bernstein
VP, Assistant General Counsel 
AEG Presents

Adam Bunge

Brian Cafritz

Zandria Conyers 

Senior Vice President & General Counsel  

Portland Trail Blazers

Christian Deputy

Lockton Companies

David Dwortz
President/Chief Executive Officer
Helmsman Management

David Dwortz
President/Chief Executive Officer
Helmsman Management

Mary Gibson
VP, Enterprise Risk Management &
Corporate Counsel
Major League Soccer

Warren Harper

Global Sports & Events Practice Leader, Managing Director

Marsh USA

Peter Hecht
Founder & EVP
Magna Legal Services

Simon Keshishian
Vice President, Risk Management
Red Bull

Laurie Kleinman
Vice President Legal & Risk Management
Comcast Spectacor

Laurie KleinmanVice President Legal & Risk Management
Comcast Spectacor

Carlos Kuri
General Counsel

Jessica Mechtly
Associate Director, Risk Management
US Olympic and Paralympic Committee

John Petrone
Senior Managing Director
Petrone Risk

Sydney Posner

Chief Executive Officer

Brian Rosenblatt

General Counsel, SERMA

Income Member, Downey & Lenkov LLC

Shalom Suniula
Partner, Vice President- Property & Casualty    USI Insurance Services

Kori Theusch
Creative Director, SERMA
Chief Operating Officer,
S1 Medical

Barrie Wexler 

Executive Vice President - Risk Management 

Paramount Global


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