Withum’s Fall 2022 Law Firm Leadership Summit

    Presented by:
  • Marci Taylor Principal
    Marci Taylor Principal Withum
  • William Sansone Partner Withum
    Upcoming Dates:
  • Nov 10
    8:00 am-5:00 pm ET The Phoenician Resort, Scottsdale, AZ

Join us in Scottsdale, Arizona for our Fall Law Firm Leadership Summit. This Summit brings together Managing Partners and Firm Chairs in-person for dialogue and solutions-building on the most pressing issues facing law firm leaders. This event is a part of Withum’s Law Firm Leadership Roundtable series.

Joining us for our keynote presentation is James Goodnow, CEO and Managing Partner of Fennemore.

Fennemore has 14 offices and 500 legal professionals across the Western United States. Fennemore was named the fastest growing Biglaw firm in the US in 2021 according to Law.com and the National Law Journal. Fennemore also boasts among the highest attorney and staff retention rates in the industry.

A Millennial himself, at age 36, James became the youngest known chief executive of a large law firm in the U.S. He holds his JD from Harvard Law School and dual business management certificates from MIT. He’s currently attending the Cambridge University Judge Business School (U.K.), where he’s working toward a master’s degree in entrepreneurship.

James is the co-author of Motivating Millennials, which hit number one on Amazon in the business management new release category.

November 9-10, 2022

The Phoenician Resort | Scottsdale, Arizona


Withum’s Law Firm Advisory Law Firm Leadership Roundtables are by invitation only. Attendance is capped to allow for candid discussion of relevant issues in a welcoming, thought-provoking forum. Invitations to register opening soon; in the meantime, reach out to Alex Perrine [email protected] to be the first to know when information is released.

Registration and Fees

We welcome expressions of interest for our program.

Please contact Alexandra Perrine, [email protected] for additional information.

About the Phoenician

Nestled at the base of Camelback Mountain, The Phoenician, a Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale, is a private, five-star resort that provides a welcomed escape your busy life while being close enough to enjoy the lively entertainment, shopping and cultural districts in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Soak in the splendor of The Phoenician’s AAA Five Diamond resort amenities, including an expanded pool complex, a new spa, athletic club and golf course.The resort offers a wide range of dining options, from the classic J&G Steakhouse to the laid-back Mowry & Cotton restaurant.

The well-appointed guest rooms, suites or casitas, feature breathtaking Sonoran views.

Program Chairs

William E. Sansone


Red Bank, NJ

Marci Taylor