Jenner & Block

“Political Risk: Navigating the Volatile Economic and Political Climates in the Modern Era,” Commercial Litigation & Arbitration Forum 2019

Jenner & Block Partner Charlie Lightfoot will moderate a panel at the 2019 Commercial Litigation & Arbitration Forum sponsored by Legal Week.  Titled “Political Risk: Navigating the Volatile Economic and Political Climates in the Modern Era,” Mr. Lightfoot’s panel will focus on the impact of today’s geo-political tensions on dispute resolution and crisis management.  The panelists will discuss different dispute resolution approaches, political turbulence and managing disputes in an unstable environment.

Mr. Lightfoot is the managing partner of the London office and chair of the firm's International Arbitration Practice.  He has extensive experience handling notable international arbitrations in both the commercial and investor/state arenas concerning claims running to many hundreds of millions of dollars.

The forum will be held on November 5, 2019, at the Waldorf Hilton in London.  To learn more and register, please click here.