Have an attendance code? Sign In to enter it. This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Kevin Sido, J.D. Kevin Sido, a Chicago-based Partner at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, has represented design professionals for some 45 years. Mr. Sido regularly writes and speaks on construction law, mediation, arbitration and related topics and has frequently spoken at meetings of NCSEA, ISPE, SEAOI, AIA-Illinois, ACEC, and CCHRB. In 2004, AIA-Illinois honored him with its President’s Award. Mr. Sido is a professional affiliate member of AIA-Illinois, ASCE, the Chicago Committee on High Rise Buildings, and SEAOI. He serves as editor of a leading text, Architect and Engineer Liability: Claims Against Design Professionals (Aspen). Mr. Sido earned both his B.A., with high honors, and J.D., from the University of Illinois. Elyse Ryan Elyse Ryan, a Chicago-based Associate at Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLP, focuses her practice in the areas of construction law. She has spoken on engineering ethics and other construction matters and has given presentations before the NCSEA, ISPE, and SEAOI. Ms. Ryan graduated cum laude from Miami University in Oxford, OH and received her J.D. magna cum laude and order of the coif from DePaul University College of Law in Chicago, IL. John Geddie John Geddie is the President of Geddie & Associates. He is the lead trainer and facilitator for the Leadership Development Program and also conducts project management courses. He also provides market research services to the A/E industry, focusing on analysis of new markets and services, competitive intelligence and trend identification as part of the strategic planning process. He regularly leads industry training programs.