CHICAGO, April 14, 2023 — The nation’s top experts in lawyer liability and malpractice matters will discuss legal liability, malpractice and insurance issues at an American Bar Association conference on April 19-21 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Spring 2023 National Legal Malpractice Conference
Sponsored by the ABA Standing Committee on Lawyers’ Professional Liability
Wednesday-Friday, April 19-21 (all times local time)
Fairmont El San Juan Hotel
6063 Isla Verde Avenue
San Juan, Puerto Rico
The in-person only conference offers a lineup of well-known speakers who will discuss the latest developments and disruptions facing the legal profession in terms of lawyer liability and malpractice issues, and features experts in legal liability, malpractice and insurance.
Lawyer David Gerger, who has represented individual defendants in some of the highest profile U.S. criminal cases, will participate in the keynote plenary session and discuss, “Plane Crashes, Blowouts and Other Disasters: The Criminal Defense Attorney’s Role When Everyone is Looking for a Villain,” on Thursday at 8:45 a.m. His clients have included the Boeing technical pilot who was indicted in connection with the 737 MAX investigation, the BP engineer charged with manslaughter and other crimes following the Deep Water Horizon oil rig, and the CFO of Enron after the company’s collapse.