April 18, 2006

Jenner & Block Partner William D. Heinz, Co-Chair of the Firm’s Professional Liability Litigation Practice, will speak at a Managing Partner Magazine conference entitled, “Risk Management for the Modern Law Firm,” to be held April 18-19 at the Allerton Crowne Plaza Hotel in Chicago, Illinois.  The conference will address the nature and scope of lawyer and law firm exposure to disciplinary, civil and regulatory liability.  Topics will include practice group management, the relationship between partner compensation and risk management, screening procedures for lateral attorneys and new hires, the pros and cons of outsourcing risk management, and risks of multi-jurisdiction practice, among other things.

For more information or to register, please click here to view the conference website.