Jenner & Block Partner April A. Otterberg will speak at the ABA National Legal Malpractice Conference. Ms. Otterberg will moderate a session titled “Assessing the Future to Protect It: Conducing and Using Early Case Assessments to Resolve Claims Pre-Suit.” The panel will provide practical advice on conducing early case assessments in professional liability matters and identifying strategies for working with insurers, law firms and would-be plaintiffs to try to resolve claims against law firms before they ripen into filed lawsuits. Her session will be held on April 26, 2018.
Ms. Otterberg is a member of Jenner & Block’s Professional Responsibility Practice and a member of the 2017-2018 ABA Standing Committee on Lawyers’ Professional Liability. Her professional responsibility practice includes defending lawyers and law firms from pending or threatened legal malpractice and related claims.