Global Investigations Review - The law and practice of international investigations

Maxwellisation: Necessary for an internal investigation, or going overboard?

13 August 2018

Maxwellisation: Necessary for an internal investigation, or going overboard? Alison Wilson and Ben Packer

Many firms are looking for ways to ensure individuals are treated fairly in an internal investigation. Linklaters partner Alison Wilson and managing associate Ben Packer argue that the much-maligned practice of “Maxwellisation”, borrowed from public inquiries, could offer a solution.