In early September, JAMS neutral, Hon. Wayne R. Andersen (Ret.), will participate in a panel discussion at the Federal Bar Association. Judge Andersen served as a federal judge for the Northern District of Illinois for nearly 20 years and as a state court trial judge for 7 years. He conducted thousands of settlement conferences during his service on both the federal and state judiciary. He will join panelists Danuta B. Panish of Ogletree Deakins and Laurie E. Leader of Chicago-Kent College of Law on Sept. 9 for a discussion titled, “Labor and Employment Law Flash Forward.”
The annual meeting will take place from September 8-10, 2011 at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers.