Meet our Members

Meet Ron Hack – Executive Member from St. Louis

Currently serving as a member of the Executive Board, Ron Hack is an experienced toxic tort, environmental and commercial litigator and small business advisor. His practice includes representing large and small companies defending against various toxic tort claims involving asbestos, benzene, mold and welding rod fumes, as well as all types of environmental enforcement actions, product liability claims involving electrical equipment, recreational devices, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, and oil and gas pipelines. He assists business clients in all types of commercial litigation.


Meet Maria Stakovska – Young Leader From Lund

Maria Stakovska, member from Lindmark Welinder in Lund and participant in our Young Leaders Development Program, is a lawyer and co-owner. After serving in court and for a few years at one of the country’s largest law firms, she started at Lindmark Welinder in 2006. She has extensive experience in contract and company law, including company transfers and establishments as well as international transactions.


Meet Gilles Podeur – Young Leader From Paris

Gilles Podeur, member from Alerion in Paris and participant in our Young Leaders Development Program, is in charge of our Restructuring & Insolvency practice. He assists clients in connection with debt restructurings, insolvency proceedings, acquisitions of underperforming companies, acquisitions of going concerns in insolvency proceedings (“plans de cession”), enforcement of security interests, or liability claims. The matters he handles are often international.


Meet Prokopis Rafail Linardos, Young Leader from Greece

Prokopis Linardos, member from Your Legal Partners in Greece, and participant in our Young Leaders Development Program, focuses on public procurement law, concessions and other forms of PPP projects, commercial contracts, administrative law and related litigation.


Meet Michael Thom, Young Leader from Philadelphia

Michael Thom, member from Obermayer in Philadelphia, and participant in our Young Leaders Development Program, focuses on banking, real estate, corporate formation, private securities transactions, and has particular experience in water and wastewater systems.


Meet Arnaldo Gorziglia – Arteaga | Gorziglia, Chile

Chilean member, Arnaldo Gorziglia co-leads Artegea Gorziglia’s Corporate Practice and focuses on company mergers and acquisitions; financing of all types of projects, especially infrastructure; corporate restructuring and capital markets.



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