2019 Featured Speakers

Luncheon Keynote Speaker

Asha Rangappa

Former FBI Agent; CNN Contributor; Senior Lecturer, Yale University, New Haven

Asha Rangappa is director of admissions and a senior lecturer at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, where she teaches National Security Law and related courses. Asha graduated from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University in 1996, and from Yale Law School in 2000. In between, she was a Fulbright Scholar in Bogota, Colombia, where she studied Colombian constitutional reform and its impact on U.S. drug policy in the region. Following law school Asha served as a law clerk for the Honorable Juan R. Torruella, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She then joined the Federal Bureau of Investigation as a Special Agent, specializing in counterintelligence investigations in New York City from 2002 until 2005. Prior to joining Jackson, Asha was Associate Dean at Yale Law School


Featured Speaker

Robert Musante

Robert Musante’s CLE Seminars and Webinars, Walnut Creek, CA

Robert Musante is the country’s foremost teacher of deposition cross-examination skills. On numerous occasions, he taught trial advocacy-and was a featured speaker-for N.I.T.A and the Hastings College of Trial Advocacy. For 16 years, he was a lecturer at the University of California at Berkley, School of Law. As the creator and presenter of 9 nationally acclaimed seminars, he has taught the logic essential to taking great adverse depositions-of fact witnesses and experts alike-to more than 50,000 litigators in 43 states. He has made in-house presentations to the attorneys-general of 11 states and to the partners and associates of more than 100 litigation law firms. For more info, visit www.killerdepo.com.