Jenner & Block Partner Terri L. Mascherin will speak at the Practising Law Institute’s seminar titled, “Pretrial Practice 2012 Chicago,” to be held September 21 at the University of Chicago Gleacher Center. Ms. Mascherin will speak at a session titled, “Settlement,” and will discuss when and how to begin settlement talks, the use of mediation, developing a negotiating strategy, the need for separate settlement counsel, ensuring confidentiality of settlement discussions and proper bluffing.
Ms. Mascherin is a partner in the Firm's Litigation Department and a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation, International Arbitration, and Trademark, Advertising and Unfair Competition Practices. She represents businesses in disputes over corporate transactions, partnerships, joint ventures, licenses, and contracts. She is a first chair trial attorney who is effective in both jury and bench trials, and in representing clients in arbitrations and arguing appeals in state and federal appellate courts throughout the United States.
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