Jenner & Block

Practising Law Institute - PLI's Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2011: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know

On July 7-8, 2011, Jenner & Block Partner John J. Molenda will co-present two programs, “Insight from the Statement of Cash Flows” and “Current Topics in Professional Ethics for Accountants and Attorneys” at the Practising Law Institute’s “Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2011: What Every Practicing Lawyer Needs to Know” seminar at the PLI New York Center.  In the first program, Dr. Molenda and T.C. Fleming, Director of Finance at 1010data, will discuss how to understand and use cash flow statements and what they can reveal about the financial health of a company.  In the second program, Dr. Molenda and Mr. Fleming will provide lawyers with the basics of the ethical requirements governing attorney and accountant collaborations, as well as discuss areas of ethical risk at the intersection of the accounting and legal professions.  This seminar will also have a simultaneous live webcast.

Dr. Molenda is a member of the Firm’s Litigation Department.  He is also a member of the Firm’s Intellectual Property, Appellate and Supreme Court, and Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Medical Devices Practices.  He served as a member of the team representing the court-appointed Examiner in his investigation of the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy, the largest bankruptcy in history.  

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