ERISA Counsel's Communications with Plan Fiduciaries and Attorney-Client Privilege

Navigating Inconsistent Court Treatment and Protecting Counsel Advice to Plan Participants

April 3, 2013


Strafford Webinar, US

Richmond partner Jay McElligott served as a faculty member at this CLE webinar hosted by Strafford. The event provided ERISA counsel with an examination of when the ERISA fiduciary exception to attorney-client privilege applies and explain approaches for preserving the privilege given opposing court approaches to the fiduciary exception. Mr. McElligott handles employment, executive compensation and benefit related matters for corporations and public agencies. He regularly advises employers on ERISA and denial of benefit issues.

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