Jenner & Block

Institute of International Banking Law & Practice Annual Letter of Credit Law Summit, New York, NY

Jenner & Block Partner Carter H. Klein participated in the annual Letter of Credit Law Summit in New York on October 25-26, 2012.  Major bank LC personnel and their lawyers attend the summit, sponsored by the Institute of International Banking Law & Practice.  Mr. Klein chaired or was a member of four panels: “ISP Model Confirmation Forms”; “Replacing Independent Undertakings”; “Misalignment between Counter-Guarantee Letters of Credit and Local Bank Guarantees”; and “Claims of Surety Applicants against Beneficiaries under Suretyship Law.”

Mr. Klein is a member of the Firm’s Corporate, Corporate Finance and Bankruptcy, Workout and Corporate Reorganization practices. Best Lawyers in America has named him one of the best lawyers in banking law for eight years, and he is regularly named an “Illinois Super Lawyer” for banking and finance.  Mr. Klein edits three books on the Uniform Commercial Code and writes and speaks on letters of credit, secured lending and payments.  He concentrates his practice on Uniform Commercial Code work, secured and unsecured lending, asset sales and purchases, trade finance, outsourcing, payments, financial services and regulation and credit enhancements and workouts.