Segal McCambridge Partner, Christian H. Gannon, Will Co-Chair Mealey'sTM National Asbestos Litigation Conference


July 18, 2006

Segal McCambridge partner, Christian H. Gannon, will Co-Chair Mealey'sTM National Asbestos Litigation Conference, to be held on September 18-19, 2006 at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel (Arlington St.), Boston, MA.

Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney partners, Timothy L. Krippner and Steven A. Hart also will be featured speakers during the conference.

Mr. Krippner will be presenting on the topic entitled, "Friction Amongst Parties – The Debate Over Chrysotile And Short Fibers," where he will address:

• Breaking down recent cases against the automotive industry and other defendants – is a trend developing?
• Validating the science – what evidence exists?

Mr. Hart will be presenting on the topic, "How To Effectively Try Or Settle An Asbestos Case In 2006-2007," where he will address:

• Picking the best cases from your inventory
• The art of negotiation – settlement tactics
• Evidentiary requirements – what is and isn't being allowed in the courtroom
• The Jury Pool – selecting the best jurors for your case
• Effective opening and closing statements

For additional information about this conference, please click here.