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Larry Bache

Larry Bache

Merlin Law Group

Larry Bache specializes in hail, windstorm, business interruption, earth movement, and bad faith litigation. Larry predominately represents commercial property owners, real estate investment trusts, and condominium associations. Larry joined Merlin Law Group in October 2010 and has practiced exclusively on behalf of policyholders nationwide. Specifically, Larry has represented clients in Colorado, California, Texas, Florida, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Georgia, Wisconsin, Indiana, Iowa, and Kansas.

Larry graduated from Stetson University College of Law in the top 10 percent of his class while also pursuing a Master of Business Administration. Larry’s education and experience as a mortgage underwriter provides him with an in-depth understanding of risk allocation. This unique background combined with his interpersonal communication style has won him praises from clients and peers alike.

David Curran

David Curran

Director of Business Development, Sandler Training of Oklahoma

David Curran serves as a Trainer, Speaker, Consultant, and Director of Business Development for Sandler Training in Oklahoma City, OK. He helps Business Owners and Executives work on the behaviors, attitudes, techniques, and guts they need to be more successful in business improvement, sales growth, and employee development.

Prior to Sandler Training, David served as VP for a multinational company generating revenue and developing people. He has overseen enrollment expansion at multiple universities, owned a tech and furniture company in Southern California, and operated a $45M retail business.

Jeff Love

Jeff Love

Cheek & Falcone, PLLC

Jeff Love is an AV rated attorney and has over twenty years of experience in a wide range of legal practice areas including state and federal litigation, bankruptcy law, receivership actions, commercial litigation, residential and commercial construction law, environmental law, employment law, insurance defense, malpractice defense, probate and trust litigation.  Mr. Love’s practice also includes the representation of clients in mediations and the negotiation of contracts.  Mr. Love routinely provides legal advice to owners of closely held, privately owned businesses.

J. Drew Houghton

J. Drew Houghton

Foshee & Yaffe

J. Drew Houghton is a native Texan who has been practicing insurance law since 1998. Mr. Houghton has been in private practice in Oklahoma since 2003 before merging with Foshee & Yaffe in 2011. As a trial lawyer, Mr. Houghton’s practice focuses primarily on insurance and bad faith litigation advocating for the rights of commercial and residential policyholders against their insurance companies for failing to deal fairly and in good faith during the claim process.

Prior to entering into private practice, Mr. Houghton worked with law firms representing both plaintiff and defense interests after graduation from Oklahoma City University School of Law. These experiences sharpened Mr. Houghton’s broad understanding and a unique perspective regarding litigation and trial strategy.

Mr. Houghton represents clients in all Oklahoma State and Federal Courts and has presented oral argument before the United States Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the American Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, Oklahoma Association for Justice, the Robert J. Turner Inn of Court, and he is licensed to practice law in Oklahoma and Washington State.

Jeremie Kubicek

Jeremie Kubicek

Co-founder, GiANT Companies

Jeremie Kubicek is an outlier in the leadership world. He is fully an entrepreneur and corporate thought leader, as well as an audacious encourager to leaders around the world. He is a creative producer of a variety of leadership content and global programs, as well an acclaimed speaker and author.

Jeremie has played in a wide array of fields as his expertise ranges from business startups to private equity to content creation to entertainment and real estate development. Here is a glimpse into his world:

He has lived in Moscow, London and Atlanta and now makes his home in Oklahoma City along with his wife, Kelly, and their three college/high school children, Addison, Will and Kate.

www.jeremiekubicek.com

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Charles Nichols

Charles Nichols

Nichtech Roofing

Charles Nichols is the owner of Nichtech Roof Systems since 2008 and has close to 30 years of experience in the roofing industry. He was the National Training Manager for GAF/ELK which is North America’s largest manufacturer of roofing materials for 6 years. He has trained over 19,000 roofing professionals in the last 8 years and was recognized as the Extra Mile Award winner at GAF/ELK 4 times as the CARE National Training Manager. He specializes in low slope and steep roof systems. He currently possess a patent for a key hole flashing device designed for low slope roofing systems.