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Dinner Meeting: What Trial Lawyers Look for When Choosing a Consulting or Testifying Expert Witness

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Chapter Event: Chicago (Midwest)

Chicago Chapter Meeting

Hear from one of the "Most Influential Women Lawyers in Chicago" (Crain's Chicago Business, 2017) on March 22nd, at the Forensic Expert Witness Association (FEWA) Chicago Chapter meeting!

Learn about what trial lawyers look for when choosing a consulting or testifying expert witness, and how the trial lawyer goes about sourcing those witnesses. You do not want to miss this informative presentation by a successful litigator. Experts of all experience level will benefit!  

  • Refreshments will be served

  • Seating is limited - reserve your spot today!

  • Members, non-members, experts, aspiring experts, and those who use, work for, or support experts are welcome

Agenda:

4:45PM - Doors Open

5:00PM to 5:15PM - Networking 

5:15PM to 6:15PM - Program & Speaker

Members and non-members, experts and non-experts are welcome. 
 
 

Terri Mascherin, Jenner & Block

Terri L. Mascherin is a litigator.  Businesses turn to her for help with disputes over corporate transactions, partnerships, joint ventures, licenses, and contracts, and law firms hire her to represent them in high stakes professional responsibility disputes. She is a first chair trial attorney who is effective in both jury and bench trials, and in representing clients in arbitrations and arguing appeals in state and federal appellate courts throughout the United States.

Ms. Mascherin is a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers and is AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell's highest peer recognition for ethical standards and legal ability.  In 2012, Law360 named her a "Top Female Trial Attorney," one of only 15 women nationally selected for the honor. In 2007, she was recognized as one of the “50 Most Influential Women Lawyers in America” by The National Law Journal.  A former president of the Chicago Bar Association, Ms. Mascherin has been nationally recognized for her legal work, including her pro bono representation of death row inmates and her work to promote effective representation of defendants in capital cases. 



Ms. Mascherin is a partner in the firm's Litigation Department, co-chair of the Professional Responsibility Practice, and a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation and International Arbitration practices.  She serves the firm as a member of the Diversity and International Committees and the Women's Forum Steering Committee.  Ms. Mascherin is also a past member of the firm’s Management Committee.

 

 

This course has been approved for 1 CFLC Credit

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