November 09, 2011

Jenner & Block Partner Amanda S. Amert will speak at the 24th Annual ERISA Litigation Conference to be held on November 9 in New York, NY.  The conference will examine issues in ERISA Litigation, including equitable remedies after Amara, 401(k) fee litigation, employer stock cases, preemption and the new health care environment, and ethics and privilege issues under ERISA.  Speakers will assess recent rulings and put them in perspective.  Ms. Amert will participate as a panelist in a session titled “401(k) Fee Cases,” where she will discuss developments and class actions.

Ms. Amert is Chair of Jenner & Block’s ERISA Litigation Practice and a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation Practice.  Her ERISA litigation experience includes representing employers in federal courts around the country at the trial and appellate levels, in both individual and class-action lawsuits, as well as counseling clients about how to avoid benefits litigation.  In 2011, Ms. Amert was recognized by Law360 as a “Rising Legal Star,” selected by the publication as one of “five employment lawyers under the age of 40 to watch.” 

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