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Who is Brian Benczkowski?

Who is Brian Benczkowski?

06 June 2017

President Donald Trump has announced his intention to nominate Kirkland & Ellis partner Brian Benczkowski to lead the DOJ’s criminal division. GIR Just Anti-Corruption talks to those who’ve worked with Benczkowski to find out how he may lead the division.

Two former SEC officials join Kirkland & Ellis

Two former SEC officials join Kirkland & Ellis

31 May 2017

Kirkland & Ellis announced today that Erica Williams, former SEC deputy chief of staff and associate counsel to President Obama, and Marian Fowler, former SEC senior special counsel, have both joined the firm in Washington, DC, as partners.

In HSBC appeal, Second Circuit panel considers judicial oversight over DPAs

In HSBC appeal, Second Circuit panel considers judicial oversight over DPAs

01 March 2017

The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on 1 March heard oral arguments concerning a controversial 2016 decision by a district court judge to release a redacted version of an HSBC corporate monitor report.

FCPA Counsel Tracker: the firms behind the latest cases

FCPA Counsel Tracker: the firms behind the latest cases

23 February 2017

Just Anti-Corruption has updated the FCPA Counsel Tracker to include counsel and other details from the latest foreign bribery settlements, declinations and live cases.

Daniel Kahn

Daniel Kahn

31 May 2016

Just Anti-Corruption profiles the man currently leading the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act unit.

People News

People News

29 January 2016

A round-up of the latest people news, including two former prosecutors moving to Kirkland & Ellis and BakerHostetler.

Former Associate AG joins Kirkland

Former Associate AG joins Kirkland

25 January 2016

The former Associate Attorney General and former U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia Jay B. Stephens has joined the firm as of counsel in Washington, D.C.

Former Department of Commerce official joins Kirkland & Ellis

16 October 2015

Mario Mancuso will stand at the helm of the firm’s national security and CFIUS practice.

Q&A with Former Deputy Attorney General Jim Cole

22 June 2015

The Justice Department's long-serving former No. 2 sat down with Just Anti-Corruption's Mary Jacoby and Marisa Iati to discuss the current state of DOJ policy on corporate prosecutions, including for violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Quinn Emanuel Snags Sam Williamson from Kirkland & Ellis

27 May 2015

The only former federal U.S. prosecutor practicing in Asia who also speaks Mandarin and Japanese, Williamson will be managing partner of Quinn's Shanghai office.

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