The Care and Feeding of Commercial Litigation Clients
Register By: 10/24/2012
Registration must be received by the MBA office by 5 p.m on this date, or 'at the door' registration fee will apply.
Date: Thursday, October 25th 2012
Time: 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Location: Red Star Club Room 503 SW Alder St, Portland
Credit Type(s): General Credit
The MBA presents a breakfast program on managing commercial litigation clients. The key to most successful commercial litigation relationships is understanding the client's goals and setting realistic expectations. A number of common client misconceptions exist. Learn how to effectively respond and avoid traps. Any attorney involved in commercial litigation should attend this program.Our speakers are Tom Gerber, Bullivant Houser Bailey and Lisa Kaner, Markowitz Herbold Glade & Mehlhaf. Tom's practice has emphasis in commercial transactions and litigation, equipment leasing, inventory and other personal property financing, defense against construction liens, commercial collections, workouts and other specialized creditor/debtor matters. Lisahas served as lead or co-lead counsel in a wide range of complex commercial cases representing both plaintiffs and defendants. Her practice areas include securities litigation, complex contract disputes.