Dechert LLP

Dechert LLP is a global specialist law firm with 28 offices in the UK, Europe, Asia, Middle East and across the USA. Our expert lawyers are focused on sectors with the greatest complexities, legal intricacies and highest regulatory demands. Dechert has an impressive track record of resolving difficult and sensitive investigations discreetly and favourably without prosecution. Our lawyers have represented organisations and their officers, boards and senior management in all phases of civil and criminal investigations, actions and prosecutions. We regularly assist clients in responding to government and regulatory investigations, and have extensive experience in dealing with the Serious Fraud Office, the Financial Conduct Authority, HM Revenue & Customs, HM Treasury, OFAC, the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission. Whether allegations of misconduct arise internally, as a result of a government investigation, whistleblower claims, an audit, or from civil or criminal litigation, our lawyers act promptly, investigating the allegations and offering strategic solutions to resolve the situation and limit our clients’ exposure. Our white-collar defence and securities teams include more than 90 lawyers globally. Dechert has a top-tiered white-collar crime practice in both the UK and the US, which enables us to deal with simultaneous multi-jurisdictional investigations. We offer a coordinated mix of legal, strategic and public affairs advice to clients. The team includes former prosecutors and government lawyers who provide experienced guidance, determine the facts, assess legal exposure and recommend appropriate action, including the development of, or modifications to, compliance programmes.

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