Sara J. Shanahan and Christopher R. Blazejewski present at MCLE’s 22nd Annual Business Litigation Conference

February 6, 2023

Sara J. Shanahan and Christopher R. Blazejewski presented at the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education’s (MCLE) 22nd Annual Business Litigation Conference on February 3. Sara served as conference co-chair and both attorneys led the opening panel, “Year-in-Review: A Dialogue on the Top 10 Cases,” which offered insight into the latest updates and important business litigation cases from 2022.

As managing partner at the firm, Sara’s practice focuses on complex business litigation and insurance coverage disputes. She represents a diverse range of clients, including investment managers, property owners, national retailers, insurers, insureds, and shareholders of closely-held corporations. She is an active contributor to the legal and charitable communities and has held various leadership positions with the Boston Bar Association, including Council Member and co-chair of the Administration of Justice Section, and served on the Women’s Bar Association’s Women’s Leadership Initiative. Sara is also a regular speaker and contributor to MCLE programs.

A partner in the firm’s Litigation Department, Chris focuses his practice on business disputes, legal malpractice defense, and complex commercial litigation. He assists national, regional, and local businesses and organizations in solving problems and getting results through innovative and effective legal advice, strategy, and advocacy. Chris’s clients are diverse and broad-based: life science and technology companies, law firms, accounting firms, manufacturers, distributors, non-profit organizations, renewable energy and solar technology developers, and retail shopping centers and businesses.

The virtual conference will be rebroadcast on February 21 at 9:00 a.m. and March 1 at 1:00 p.m.

MCLE is the Massachusetts legal community’s premier provider of hands-on educational programs and reference materials. MCLE aims to keep raising the caliber of lawyers’ professional and ethical service by providing comprehensive and practical continuing legal education of the highest quality to the broadest possible audience.