Jenner & Block

“Avoiding and Handling Disputes in Cross-Border Contracts,” Managing Risk and Litigation, The Lawyer

On December 5, Jenner & Block Partners Charlie Lightfoot and Brian J. Fischer will speak at the third annual Managing Risk and Litigation conference in London. Their roundtable discussion, titled “Avoiding and Handling Disputes in Cross-Border Contracts,” will highlight such topics as structuring investments and pre-emptive measures; dispute resolution strategies; ensuring effective enforcement; options in choosing the forum; parallel proceedings and other litigation strategies; and the potential impact of Brexit.  

Mr. Lightfoot is co-chair of the firm’s International Arbitration Practice and serves as the managing partner of the London office. He has extensive experience handling complex international arbitrations in both the commercial and investor/state arenas. 

Mr. Fischer, a litigator in the firm’s Complex Commercial Litigation Practice, has extensive experience representing clients in a wide range of commercial and regulatory disputes in US courts at all levels and in arbitral settings. 

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