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Settlement in the 21st Century

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
The Kimball R. and Karen Gatsis Anderson Center for Advocacy and Professionalism, University of Illinois College of Law
Location
Winston & Strawn, 35 W. Wacker, Chicago
Date
Apr 1, 2022   8:00 am - 3:00 pm  
Registration
Register to Attend
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The Kimball R. and Karen Gatsis Anderson Center for Advocacy and Professionalism presents:

Settlement in the 21st Century

April 1, 2022
8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Winston & Strawn
35 W. Wacker, Chicago, IL

*2.00 hours of Illinois MCLE general credit have been approved for the Keynote and Practitioner Panel. Reciprocal credit is available in most jurisdictions.

JOIN MORNING ZOOM SESSION:

https://illinois.zoom.us/j/89337395301?pwd=eE43T25nS2hmdGtzTzExbmU1aTF4Zz09
Meeting ID: 893 3739 5301
Password: 620038

JOIN AFTERNOON ZOOM SESSION:

https://illinois.zoom.us/j/82992287041?pwd=NzNyTEtaSG01djBiWm1URnA0cStPUT09
Meeting ID: 829 9228 7041
Password: 454766

Most legal disputes in the U.S. are resolved by agreement, making the study of settlement an urgent project. This conference brings together nationally known legal scholars, lawyers, and judges to focus on the future of civil settlement. The event showcases empirical studies and technological advances. Prominent and experienced mediators offer perspective on settlement practices and emerging trends. The conference is organized by faculty at the University of Illinois College of Law and sponsored by the College’s new Kimball R. and Karen Gatsis Anderson Center for Advocacy and Professionalism.

Keynote Address: “Why Disputes Don’t (But Sometime Do) End Up in Trial”
Delivered by:
Shari Diamond
Howard J. Trienens Professor of Law
Professor of Psychology
Northwestern University, Pritzker School of Law

PROGRAM

(View full agenda, speaker bios, and Zoom information)

Free and open to the public.

Register to Attend the FULL CONFERENCE

Register to Attend ONLY the Keynote and Practitioner Panel for CLE Credit


HOTEL INFORMATION

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RENAISSANCE CHICAGO DOWNTOWN HOTEL
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CLUB QUARTERS HOTEL
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THE WIT CHICAGO
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