Smith to Speak at Riesenfeld Symposium on International Arbitration

February 10, 2010
O'Melveny partner Steven Smith (SF) will speak on a panel at the 2010 Riesenfeld Symposium, held at the Law School at the University of California, Berkeley. The Symposium will focus on new trends in international arbitration, examining the developing movement for transparency in international proceedings and the challenges to establishing a code of professional conduct for transnational practitioners. The program will investigate how California can evolve as a place of arbitration and establish itself as the forerunner of these developing movements. Mr. Smith will be speaking on a panel focusing on the development of California as a seat of arbitration.