Former Federal Prosecutor Robert S. Bennett To Speak At Boston University School Of Law Today

Contact: Ann Deveney, 617/353-2240 |

(Boston, Mass.) – Robert S. Bennett, a partner in civil and criminal enforcement matters for Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, will speak today at the BU School of Law on “Special Problems in Representation of High-Profile Clients.” The lecture will begin at 4 p.m. in the School’s Barristers Hall.

Bennett, a trial lawyer who has tried many high-profile cases, is best known for his representation of former President Bill Clinton during the 1999 impeachment proceedings.

During the past decade, Bennett has served as Special Counsel to the United States Senate’s Select Committee on Ethics in several major investigations. In 1981 and 1982, he was a legal consultant to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee regarding the appointment of Alexander M. Haig, Jr. as Secretary of State.

The event is free and open to the public. A reception immediately follows the lecture in Ring Lounge (first floor of the Boston University School of Law). For further information, please call 617-353-3118.

Event: Robert S. Bennett: “Special Problems in Representation of High-Profile Clients,” a Max M. Shapiro Lecture in Trial Advocacy

Date: Thursday, March 25, 2004
Time: 4 p.m.
Place: Barristers Hall, first floor
Boston University School of Law
765 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Mass.