Mark W. Brennan, Partner, Hogan Lovells
Clients across industry sectors seek Mark Brennan's practical advice on cutting-edge communications and privacy issues. An experienced advisor, Mark is as comfortable assisting clients on FCC and FTC policy and enforcement as he is providing actionable compliance strategies to operations teams. He receives dozens of requests each year to share his insights on consumer protection issues at industry conferences and is most well-known for obtaining significant victories for clients on Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) issues.
Sarah Leggin, Senior Associate, Hogan Lovells
Sarah Leggin advises communications companies on a variety of regulatory, policy, transactional, and litigation matters before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Department of Justice (DOJ), the appellate courts, and Congress. Sarah came to Hogan Lovells from another international law firm's Telecom, Internet & Media practice, focusing on net neutrality, video distribution, and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining that firm, she served as a legal fellow at the Free State Foundation, a law clerk for Commissioner Robert McDowell at the FCC, and as an intern for CTIA – The Wireless Association.
Darrin Bird, Executive Vice President, TCN
Darrin is the Executive Vice President at TCN Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based call center technology for enterprises, contact centers, BPOs and collection agencies worldwide. Within this role, Darrin is responsible for overseeing all business operations, establishing best practices across sales and account management teams and driving execution. With more than 17 years of experience in the IT and software industry, Darrin has a proven track record of building and mentoring high performing teams, increasing capital, creating strategic plans and implementing organizational structure.