ATLANTA (March 8) – LAWFUEL – Kilpatrick Stockton announced today that Partner Lorraine M. Brennan will be a featured speaker at both the 3rd Annual ITA Americas Workshop, which will be held March 14 – 16, at the Sheraton Buenos Aires Hotel and the Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) 2007 International Arbitration Conference, which will be held March 26 – 27, at the PLI New York Center.
The ITA Workshop will concentrate on current issues in investment treaty arbitration and will include renowned speakers from throughout the world.
The PLI seminar will focus on the resolution of international business disputes through the international arbitration and mediation process. The seminar will specifically focus on topics such as advocacy in international arbitration, international arbitration involving China and Investment Treaty Arbitration.
Ms. Brennan is a partner in the firm’s New York office where she is a member of the International Dispute Resolution Team. Prior to joining Kilpatrick Stockton, Ms. Brennan served as Director of Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution, North America, ICC International Court of Arbitration. During her tenure, she acted as the American advisor to the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in Paris, France. Ms. Brennan serves as an adjunct law professor at both Cornell Law School and Georgetown University Law Centre. She has also served as a Visiting Professor at Shantou University in Shantou, China.
Founded in 1986 as a division of The Center for American and International Law, the Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA) was created to promote global adherence to the world’s principal arbitration treaties and to educate business executives, government officials and lawyers about arbitration as a means of resolving transnational business disputes.
Practising Law Institute (PLI) is a non-profit continuing legal education organization chartered by the Regents of the University of the State of New York, founded in 1933. PLI is dedicated to providing the legal community and allied professionals with the most up-to-date, relevant information and techniques which are critical to the development of a professional, competitive edge.
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Kilpatrick Stockton LLP is a full-service international law firm with more than 500 attorneys in nine offices across the globe: Atlanta and Augusta, GA.; Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, NC.; New York, NY; Washington, D.C.; London, England; and Stockholm, Sweden. Kilpatrick Stockton’s delivery of innovative business solutions provides results-oriented counsel for corporations, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. Collaboration among Kilpatrick Stockton’s corporate, litigation and intellectual property attorneys provides knowledgeable and proactive guidance for companies at every stage of the business life cycle. For more, go to www.kilpatrickstockton.com