Jenner & Block

Laura E. Pelanek has experience litigating complex civil cases, focusing on securities issues, corporate governance and executive compensation matters, and class actions.

Ms. Pelanek served as an integral part of the Jenner & Block team representing the Examiner in the Lehman Brothers Holding, Inc. bankruptcy proceedings.  In addition, she was recently involved in the Firm’s representation of the issuer defendants in the In re IPO Securities Litigation, one of the largest pending securities class actions in the country.  Ms. Pelanek is a member of the Firm’s Litigation Department.

Ms. Pelanek is a member of the Illinois Bar and is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.  In addition, she is active in a number of professional and community organizations.