Hinshaw Attorney Craig T. Liljestrand to Speak at the American Conference Institute’s 20th National Advanced Forum on Abestos Claims & Litigation

January 15, 2016

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP partner Craig T. Liljestrand will speak at the American Conference Institute’s 20th National Advanced Forum on Asbestos Claims & Litigation. Mr. Liljestrand will open the conference on the second day of the forum, Friday, January 15, 2016. His session is titled, "Former Employee Lawsuits: Latest on Filings Against Former Employers in Common Law Tort Actions."

Craig Liljestrand has extensive experience in the areas of toxic tort, products liability and environmental litigation. He is recognized for his litigation and trial skills in the areas of asbestos, silica, welding fumes, lead paint and occupational disease claims. His client base is expansive, and includes Fortune 500 companies in which he has successfully defended various industrial product and equipment manufacturers, contractors and premises owners in numerous toxic tort/environmental cases throughout the country. Mr. Liljestrand also is the regional counsel for a major industrial manufacturer.