Summer 2019 Defense Comment 19  AROUND THE ADC   AROUND THE ADC  T he reviews are in and this year’s Toxic Torts two-day conference was a tremendous success due to the innovative, interactive, engaging, and exceptional presentations by top trial attorneys and industry leaders.  Please join co-chairs Edward Tugade (Partner at Demler Armstrong & Rowland) and Laura Przetak (Partner at Spanos | Przetak) in thanking the following speakers:   Lisa Oberg (Partner at Dentons), Jennifer Lee (Partner at Dentons), Ania Urban, PhD, MPH (Health Scientist at Chemrisk), Don Willenburg (Partner at Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP), Michael Belote (California Advocates), Joseph Gunter (Partner at DMBG3), Mark Love (Partner at Selman Breitman), Robert Nelder (Partner at Walsworth Bevins), and Robert Rich (Partner at Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP).  The event highlighted the latest trends and developments on matters critical to the effective defense of toxic tort cases throughout California and beyond, drawing standing-room only and webinar attendance by defense attorneys, claims professionals, and judges. Robert L. Nelder (L to R) Judge Goldsmith, Don Willenburg, and Joseph Gunter.