Jenner & Block Partners Elizabeth Abbene Coleman and Terri L. Mascherin and Associate Benjamin T. Halbig presented a CLE to the Office of General Counsel at Northwestern University. Titled “Ethical Issues for In-House Counsel,” the program covered topics including maintaining privilege, privilege issues in internal investigations and email hygiene and privilege. The program was held on June 20, 2017.
Ms. Coleman is a litigator who focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation. Fortune 500 companies and other public and private companies seek her representation in a wide variety of complex commercial litigation in state and federal courts across the country as well as before regulatory agencies.
Ms. Mascherin is co-chair of the Professional Responsibility Practice. Businesses turn to her for help with disputes over corporate transactions, partnerships, joint ventures, licenses and contracts; law firms hire her to represent them in high-stakes professional responsibility disputes.
Mr. Halbig is a member of the Professional Responsibility Practice. He has a broad range of litigation experience, including professional responsibility, trade secret misappropriation, environmental cost-recovery, insurance coverage and white collar investigations.