Jenner & Block Partners Charlie Lightfoot and Brian J. Fischer will speak at the second Managing Risk and Litigation conference, sponsored by The Lawyer. Titled “Avoiding and Handling Disputes in Cross-Border Contracts,” their session will provide insight on topics including structuring investments and pre-emptive measures; dispute resolution strategies; ensuring effective enforcement; options in choosing the forum; challenges in a post-Brexit world; and parallel proceedings and other litigation strategies. The conference will be held on November 30, 2016, at the Montcalm London Marble Arch.
Mr. Lightfoot leads the firm's London-based international arbitration and litigation practices and serves as the managing partner of the London office. He has extensive experience handling high-value international arbitrations in both the commercial and investor/state arenas.
Mr. Fischer is a litigator in our Complex Commercial Litigation Practice. He has extensive experience representing clients in a wide range of commercial and regulatory disputes in U.S. courts at all levels and in arbitral settings.
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