Lieff Cabraser founding partner Elizabeth J. Cabraser will participate as a featured panelist at Columbia University’s “Posner On Class Actions” CLE conference, hosted by Lewis & Clark professor Robert Klonoff and Columbia University professor John C. Coffee Jr., on March 2 in New York.
The conference will bring together distinguished judges, scholars, and practitioners to discuss retired Judge Richard Posner’s (7th Circuit) impact on class action jurisprudence, one of the most significant and impactful areas of law in the U.S. legal system.
Ms. Cabraser will be speaking on the “Class Settlement, Fees, Claims Administration” and “NFL Concussion Case Study” panels. Other panel discussions will include “Class Certification,” “Posner Clerks,” and “Thoughts from the Bench.” The event is sponsored by Lieff Cabraser, Paul Weiss, Seeger Weiss, and Skadden Arps. Anyone wishing to attend (CLE and lunch are free) must email Brian Morales at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are limited.
More information on the Conference is available online.
About Elizabeth Cabraser
A name partner and co-founder of Lieff Cabraser, Elizabeth Cabraser chairs the firm’s personal injury and environmental litigation practice groups. One of the nation’s leading class action litigators and possessing unparalleled expertise in complex civil litigation, she has served as court-appointed lead, co-lead, or class counsel in scores of federal multi-district and state coordinated proceedings. Today, she serves in court-appointed leadership positions in several of the nation’s highest profile civil cases, including a solo leadership role in the VW “Clean Diesel” Emissions case, as well as lead positions in the GM ignition switch defect and Takata defective airbag cases, and the recently-filed Fiat Chrysler Jeep Dodge diesel emissions fraud litigation.