CHICAGO CHAPTER MEETING - June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 at 8:15 AM Central
Pre-Paid (Member): $35.00
Pre-Paid (Non-Member): $40.00
Pay at the Door (Member): $45.00
Pay at the Door (Non-Member): $50.00


Networking: 8:15 AM

Program & Speaker: 8:30 AM

 

 

 



Topic

Written Reports by Experts

Join the Forensic Expert Witness Association's (FEWA) Chicago Chapter meeting on June 22! Attorneys Alan R. Borlack and Amy E. Keller will speak on "Written Reports by Experts." As an expert witness, experience, knowledge and specific qualifications can be a barrier to entry. Both speakers will present the vital skill of writing a report and how to distill the most complex facets of any case into clear insights. Succeeding as an expert witness rests - above all else - on how well you communicate with your audience. Your report is your work product!
 
Members and non-members, experts and non-experts are welcome. Reserve your spot today!

 

 



Speaker(s)

Alan R. Borlack 

Mr. Borlack has been representing parties in complex commercial and business litigation, arbitration and appeals since he first began practicing law at Mayer Brown & Platt upon graduation from Harvard Law School. He has handled virtually every kind of case, many involving sophisticated issues and sizeable amounts at stake, representing all kinds of parties such as entrepreneurs, developers, traders, physicians, partners, shareholders, officers and directors, corporations and banks, partnerships, LLC’s, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, construction companies, software companies, accountants, law firms, art dealers, private utilities, and even pro-bono the community surrounding Wrigley Field.

These cases include antitrust, securities fraud, consumer fraud, intellectual property, shareholder, derivative, statutory and constitutional issues, covenants not to compete, injunctions, and specific performance. He has handled many appeals and been before the Illinois Supreme Court on five occasions. He has spoken on litigation topics at many seminars.

 

Education:  

  • Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude
  • University of Michigan, B.A., with High Distinction

 

 

Amy E. Keller 

Amy E. Keller is a partner at DiCello Levitt & Casey LLC. Her specialty is class action and cosumer protection attorney. She represents individuals who have suffered catastrophic personal injuries, consumers who have been harmed by defective products and false advertising, small businesses harmed by corporate wrongdoing, state and local governments pursuing claims of corporate misconduct that affect their citizens, and institutional investors, hedge funds, and private equity funds in securities and other financial litigation. 

Wexler Wallace LLP is nationally recognized as a leading firm in complex class action and multidistrict litigation, from investigation to trial and appeals, within the following legal areas:

 

  • Antitrust Litigation
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Securities & Corporate Governance
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Consumer Protection
  • Whistleblower-False Claims Litigation
  • Government Representation
  • Mass Tort Litigation

 

At Wexler Wallace, they rely on the justice system to hold the powerful accountable for conduct that harms others. They are dedicated to protecting the rights and interests of all and, in this pursuit, represent shareholders, consumers, pension plans, institutional investors, businesses, governments and organizations from all over the world. They act with the utmost integrity in our determination to achieve the most meaningful relief for our clients.

Wexler Wallace is frequently retained by clients to pursue high-stakes litigation – often against some of the largest corporations represented by the largest law firms in the country. Regularly asked by counsel to work with them and their clients on cases of wide-ranging importance. Through this work, they have helped shape the law and continue to pave the way for future successes for those aggrieved by fraud, antitrust violations, unfair competition, and other types of unlawful conduct. In cases in which Wexler Wallace has served as Co-Lead Counsel, recovering over a billion dollars for our clients.

Amy E. Keller has also worked with Krislov & Associates, Ltd. ("KrislovLaw"), a public interest and class action law firm. KrislovLaw has served as counsel for plaintiffs or objectors in numerous major cases nationwide, including the practice areas of securities, benefits, consumer protection, election law, civil RICO, and other constitutional areas.

 

Education: 

  • The John Marshall Law School - J.D., Law, 2005 - 2008
  • University of Michigan - B.A., Political Science, 2001 - 2005

 

 

 

 

This course has been approved for 1hr CFLC Credit 

 

 

 




Location

Huron Consulting
550 West Van Buren 9th Floor
Chicago, IL 60607

Phone: (312) 583-8700
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