CLE in the City Series

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 12:06

Metropolitan Corporate Counsel is excited to invite our readers to attend the new CLE in the City Series, supported by all of the major New York City law firms that came together to host the ABA Annual Meeting. This innovative collection of programs will be presented at leading firms and other special venues in midtown Manhattan on Thursday, August 10, and Friday, August 11.

Mix and match from 12 substantive tracks to fit your legal interests, including standards like corporate governance and commercial litigation, as well as newer areas like artificial intelligence and cybercrime. Each track will include three programs (1.5 hours of CLE credit each, for a total of 4.5 CLE credits) and a lunch speaker.

Among the speakers are:

-Catherine Amirfar of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
-Tom C. Baxter Jr. of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
-IBM Watson accompanied by John Douglas of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
-Hon. Colleen McMahon, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and Hon. Barry R. Ostrager, Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Commercial Division
-Jed S. Rakoff, United States District Judge, Southern District of New York
-New York County District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr.

Tickets are $25 per program. Add a ticket for a presentation by one of the prominent speakers above (non-CLE) for only $20.

The CLE in the City Series is co-chaired by Michael H. Byowitz, of Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz, and Stephen P. Younger, of Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP.

For more information, download the full event brochure.