Julie Watson to Speak at Women In Bio–Chicago Panel on Negotiation Skills
Special Counsel Julie M. Watson will serve as a co-panelist during Women In Bio–Chicago’s seminar relating to negotiation skills.
“Boost Your Success with Better Negotiation Skills”
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
444 West Lake Street – Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60606
Ms. Watson will be joined by Carolyn Brougham, Senior Contracts Officer, Northwestern University and Bethany McCurdy, Senior Counsel, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, in a panel discussion moderated by Michelle Kouba, Partner, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP. The panelists will teach essential negotiation techniques that will allow the audience to understand the fundamentals of a successful negotiator. The panelists will conduct a real-world negotiation simulation, testing the audiences newly learned skills.
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Registration, Networking, Appetizers, Opening Remarks
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Panel Discussion
8:00 pm – 8:30 pm Audience Q&A, Dessert Reception
To learn more about Women In Bio–Chicago and to register for the seminar, click here.
Julie M. Watson, Special Counsel and member of Marshall Gerstein’s IP Transactions practice group, concentrates on counseling related to intellectual property transactions with a particular emphasis in technology startups and university technology transfer. A licensing professional with over 25 years of experience structuring complex intellectual property transactions in-house, Ms. Watson has a deep appreciation of client needs and knows how to deliver strategic solutions.