Perrin Conferences’ National Complex Litigation Conference Draws Multi-Sector Participation

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Leading lawyers representing both sides of the bar, media and academics will be engaging in thought provoking issues that are current and emerging in today's Complex litigation

Perrin Conferences will hold its annual National Complex Litigation Conference: A Symposium on Current & Emerging Issues in Chicago on June 11, 2014.

Conference panelists include an array of leading plaintiff and defense attorneys; in-house counsel; United States District Court Judges; editors from Thomson Reuters Legal, Bloomberg Businessweek, Fortune Magazine; and law professors from New York University and Duke University.

The conference will be chaired by Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Esq., Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP; Silvio J. DeCarli, Associate General Counsel & Chief Litigation Counsel, E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company; and Adam L. Hoeflich, Esq., Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP.

Among the many discussions featured throughout the day, Alison Frankel, Editor, Thompson Reuters Legal, New York, NY, will moderate a panel on the Interplay Between Media and Complex Litigation. The panel will include insight observations from Paul M. Barrett, Assistant Managing Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek, New York, NY; Roger Parloff, Senior Editor, Legal Affairs, Fortune Magazine, New York, NY; Conference Chair Silvio J. DeCarli; and Christopher A. Seeger, Esq., Seeger Weiss LLP, New York, NY.

Concluding the day’s agenda, Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Esq., Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP, San Francisco, CA, will moderate a panel entitled The Bellwether Process—Are Bellwethers Always a Good Idea? Speakers on the panel will include Dawn M. Barrios, Esq., Barrios, Kingsdorf & Casteix, L.L.P., New Orleans, LA; Philip S. Beck, Esq., Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP, Chicago, IL; Honorable David R. Herndon, Chief Judge, United States District Court, South District of Illinois, East St. Louis, IL; Francis E. McGovern, Esq., Professor of Law, Duke University School of Law, Durham, NC; and Christopher A. Seeger, Esq., Seeger Weiss LLP, New York, NY.

In addition, the conference offers CLE accreditation for qualified candidates.

For more information, registration and hotel accommodations, please visit .

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About Perrin Conferences
As the leading national provider of joint plaintiff/defendant litigation conferences, Perrin Conferences offers comprehensive and specialized continuing legal education (CE/CLE) in an atmosphere of learning, networking and sharing. The company’s conferences attract influential leaders and foremost talent in the legal industry to discuss current topics in litigation through mock trials, presentations and webinars, setting the standard in professional litigation education and networking.

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