26 July 2017
A former federal prosecutor and counsel at Paul Hastings, Terra Reynolds, has joined Latham & Watkins as partner in its Chicago office, the firm announced on 25 July.
22 June 2017
A round-up of the latest people news, including consultancy firm Exiger hiring the managing director of Kroll’s New York-based investigations practice and the announcement that the former head of the DOJ’s Criminal Division will join Latham & Watkins.
21 June 2017
The former criminal division chief, who will join Latham & Watkins’ San Francisco office in September, told GIR Just Anti-Corruption how the US Department of Justice’s new leadership could improve on the foreign bribery leniency programme she helped to design.
20 June 2017
In today’s news round-up, a deputy counsel to former President Barack Obama joins Latham & Watkins, Petrobras settles a corruption-related shareholder lawsuit and two US senators propose to outlaw shell companies.
14 June 2017
US District Judge Richard Leon expressed doubts about the quality of charging decisions in white-collar cases during a Federalist Society luncheon yesterday discussing the future of the Yates Memo.
02 June 2017
The legality of German prosecutors’ raid on Jones Day’s Munich office in March remains a popular topic of debate among German lawyers, according to Finn Zeidler of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher.
14 March 2017
In today’s news, plaintiffs suing Walmart in connection with a foreign bribery investigation say the retailer has defied a production order; and a prominent white-collar lawyer advises companies against rushing a decision on whether to self-report to the DOJ, in light of the recent announcement about the FCPA pilot programme.
09 March 2017
General counsel from a number of large multinational companies gave their verdict on the Justice Department’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act pilot programme and new guidance on corporate compliance, during a white-collar conference in Miami.
02 December 2016
Several months into his new role as partner at Latham & Watkins, Stuart Alford QC, the Serious Fraud Office’s former joint head of fraud, discusses whether “the revolving door” exists in the UK, the attraction of working for a US firm in London and his practice before and after the SFO.
02 February 2016
GIR’s index of the lawyers and law firms behind the DoJ’s Swiss bank programme settlements: who advised who and how much their clients paid in penalties.
Michele Tagliaferri and William RM Long
Judith Seddon , Eleanor Davison , Christopher J Morvillo , Michael Bowes QC and Luke Tolaini
William H Devaney and Jonathan Peddie
Antoine Kirry and Frederick T Davis
Debevoise & Plimpton (France)
Oliver Powell and Saaman Pourghadiri
Outer Temple Chambers
Andrew Thornton-Dibb and David Kirk
McGuireWoods London LLP