W|N’s IT Director Named Regional Vice President of International Legal Technology Association

November 20, 2013

Salt Lake City (November 20, 2013) – Workman Nydegger’s Director of Information Technology, Carl Peterson, has been appointed the regional vice president of the International Legal Technology Association (“ILTA”) for the North Pacific Region. ILTA is a peer-networking organization that provides informational resources and educational content to maximize the use of technology in the legal field.

Mr. Peterson will guide and direct the efforts of the regional representatives and act as an ambassador to ILTA on behalf of the members in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming in the United States and Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan in Canada for the next two years.

ILTA has been the premier peer-networking organization focusing on the technical, strategic and management issues related to the use of technology in the legal field for more than 30 years. Members of ILTA include firms from around the world, regardless of size or area of legal practice. The Association hosts monthly teleconferences and annual meetings around the world, publishes the award-winning quarterly magazine, Peer to Peer, as well as expert- and member-submitted articles, conducts webinars and hosts a web-based community forum.

Brent Lorimer, president and managing shareholder of Workman Nydegger, said “We congratulate Carl Peterson on his appointment as Regional Vice president of ILTA. Carl’s appointment is evidence of his dedication to staying on top of technology developments in the legal industry, and is a credit to his many years of service in ILTA. We are thrilled for Carl, and wish him the very best.”

Mr. Peterson formerly served as a representative of Salt Lake City for ILTA before being appointed the regional vice president position.

Based in Salt Lake City, Workman Nydegger is Utah’s largest intellectual property law firm with 40 attorneys and one patent agent. It provides local, national and international intellectual property litigation and client counseling on patents, trademarks, copyrights. Workman Nydegger is ranked as a top firm by Intellectual Property Today and Chambers USA. For additional information, please visit
www.wnlaw.com.