2014 Women of the Section of Litigation Conference

2014 Women of the Section of Litigation Conference
Sponsored by: American Bar Association
November 5-7, 2014

The ABA Section of Litigation together with the Woman Advocate Committee, Women in Insurance Network, and Women in Products Liability Subcommittees present an exciting new CLE Conference celebrating women litigators:  

The Women of the Section of Litigation: Leading, Litigating and Connecting.

This two-and-a-half-day conference will include diverse plenaries and three separate tracks of breakout sessions focusing on substantive law and trial advocacy skills. There will also be numerous opportunities for networking, including a welcome reception, two lunches, a dinner event, and committee meetings.

Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Hon. Bernetta D. Bush (Ret.)
November 7, 2014 | 12:15 – 1:45 PM
Topic: Preparing a Case for Mediation vs. Trial: Differences in Strategies and Potential Implica­tions for Insurers

Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Hon. Rebecca Westerfield (Ret.)
November 7, 2014 | 3:30 – 4:45 PM
Plenary: The Ethics of Negotiation

Location:
Palmer House Hilton
17 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603-5608

Featured People

Hon. Bernetta D. Bush (Ret.)
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Higher Education & Title IX
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Real Property
Hon. Rebecca Westerfield (Ret.)
  • Accounting/Finance
  • Arbitration
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Cybersecurity & Privacy
  • Employment
  • Entertainment & Sports
  • Environmental
  • Estates/Probate/Trusts
  • Federal Law
  • Financial Markets
  • Franchise
  • Governmental/Public Agency
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • International & Cross-Border
  • Life Sciences
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Securities