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Ex-FCPA unit chief: Whistleblower lawyers using more sophisticated techniques

By Adam Dobrik

19 January 2017

Ex-FCPA unit chief: Whistleblower lawyers using more sophisticated techniques Patrick Stokes (right) at GIR Live in New York on 15 September., pictured with Ben Morgan, the joint head of the SFO’s bribery and corruption division.

Former federal prosecutors who have become defence lawyers are using their relationships with ex-government colleagues to speed up investigations into their whistleblower client’s allegations, an ex-senior DOJ official has said.