Contemporary Issues in Complex Litigation

Wednesday, October 16 and Thursday, October 17, 2019

This conference will focus on critical legal, ethical, financial, and political issues that affect high-profile litigation.

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
375 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois, 60611

Attendance at the conference is by invitation only. We welcome you to request an invitation by contacting Laura Dimitrijevic, Associate Director - Dean's Office Operations.  

This program is pending 7.75 CLE credit hours in the state of Illinois. Out-of-state participants may use their Illinois CLE certificate to self-apply for credit in their state.

Three Way to Register

Online: Click here to register online
Phone: 312-503-4801




Wednesday, October 16

8:30 a.m. - Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - Opening Remarks

9:15-10:30 a.m. - Panel 1

10:30-11:45 a.m. - Panel 2

12:00-1:30 p.m. - Lunch Keynote
An interview of The Honorable Paul J. Watford, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, by Emily Bazelon

1:45-3:15 p.m. - Panel 3
3:15 p.m. - Reception

Thursday, October 17

9:30-10:45 a.m. - Panel 1

10:45-11:45 a.m. - Panel 2

12:00-1:30 p.m. - Lunch Keynote
An interview of Honorable Joseph R. Slights III, Vice Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery, by Anitha Reddy, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

1:45-3:15 p.m. - Panel 3


For questions, contact Laura Dimitrijevic, Associate Director - Dean's Office Operations.