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World Recognition of Distinguished General Counsel: George Stansfield
General Counsel of AXA

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
9:00 – 11:15 A.M. (8:30 Registration)

Gide Conference Center, 22, cours Albert 1er, 75008 Paris

There is no fee to attend and continental breakfast will be served.

Agenda

General Counsel are more important than ever in history. Boards of Directors look increasingly to them to enhance financial and business strategy, compliance, and integrity of corporate operations. In recognition of our distinguished Guest of Honor’s personal accomplishments in his career and his leadership in the profession, we are honoring George Stansfield, General Counsel of AXA with the leading global honor for General Counsel. AXA is a French global investment, retirement, and insurance group headquartered in Paris. His address will focus on key issues facing the General Counsel of an international financial insurance corporation. The panelists’ additional topics include global mergers & acquisitions; capital markets dealmaking; complex business litigation; insurance regulation; and investment management issues. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.

Distinguished Speakers

  • Guest of Honor:
    • George Stansfield, General Counsel, AXA
  • Distinguished Panelists:
    • John Vasily, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    • Jean-Marc Desaché, Partner, Gide Loyrette Nouel
    • Fred Reinke, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
    • William Torchiana, Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
    • Jack Friedman (Moderator), Chairman, Directors Roundtable