Jenner & Block Partner Reid J. Schar will speak at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Conference on Contemporary Issues in Complex Litigation, to be held at Northwestern on November 16-17. Titled “Interplay among Courts, the Parties, Counsel and Media in High Stakes Litigation,” Reid’s panel will focus on how the media is affecting how parties, counsel and the courts approach complex litigation. His session will be held on November 17, 2016, at 10:30 am.
Mr. Schar is co-chair of the White Collar Defense and Investigations Practice and a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers. A former assistant US attorney, he tried more than 20 criminal cases, many involving sophisticated fraud and financing issues. Clients regularly turn to Mr. Schar with their most significant white collar matters and investigations as well as complex commercial litigation matters.