June 21, 2009

Jenner & Block Partner Andrew Weissmann will speak at the Eighth World Quadrennial Congress of the International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL), June 21-24, 2009 in Vancouver, Canada.   

Mr. Weissmann will speak at a plenary session entitled, “Get Rich Quick! Uncovering Fraud Around the World…” 

Mr. Weissmann is a co-chair of the Firm's White Collar Defense & Investigations practice.  He is a former Director of the Enron Task Force, Chief of the Criminal Division in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York, and Special Counsel to the Director of the FBI.  An internationally-recognized white collar litigator, Mr. Weissmann’s practice concentrates on internal corporate compliance and investigations, including representation before the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission and state and local authorities.  He has tried numerous criminal and civil cases, including recently winning in an auction rate security case the largest FINRA arbitration award ever.