Jenner & Block Partner April A. Otterberg will speak at the American Bar Association’s 2014 National Legal Malpractice Conference. In a session titled “Dancing with the Devil: Aiding and Abetting Liability for Lawyers,” April and other panelists will discuss issues in litigation seeking to hold lawyers liable for allegedly aiding and abetting their former clients’ wrongdoing, including pleading considerations, effective defense strategies, the results of litigated cases, and relevant insurance coverage issues. Her session will be held on May 1, 2014. The conference will be held from April 30-May 2, 2014, in Boston. CLE credit is available.
April is a member of the Professional Responsibility, ERISA Litigation and Trademark, Advertising and Unfair Competition Practices. Her professional responsibility practice includes defending lawyers and law firms from pending or threatened legal malpractice and related claims, including aiding and abetting claims.
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