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USA 2022
USA - Nationwide FCPA
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Band 2

4 Ranked Lawyers

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FCPA - USA - Nationwide
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Band 2
What the team is known for

Accomplished FCPA group, which combines notable investigations experience with a deep bench of white-collar attorneys and former federal prosecutors. Acts across wide-ranging global industries including construction, energy, investment banking and consumer goods. Covers the full gamut of anticorruption and antibribery matters, from providing M&A due diligence advice through to defense during major government investigations. Regularly acts for clients in complex settlement negotiations involving government agencies in the US and around the world, fielding substantial expertise in matters relating to Latin America.

Work Highlights

Provided by Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Debevoise acted for Keppel Corporation following allegations that its shipbuilding subsidiary made decades of bribe payments to Brazilian officials. The firm negotiated a three-party settlement in Brazil, Singapore and the United States.

Notable Practitioners

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Bruce E Yannett
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Bruce E Yannett
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Band 1

Bruce Yannett's highly respected FCPA enforcement practice frequently sees him represent major clients from sectors including technology, energy and financial services.
"Bruce is extremely responsive and knowledgeable. He is a true expert and is focused on finding practical solutions. Bruce is great at setting the framework within which the client can operate." "He can command a room when necessary. He brings a certain depth of expertise and gravitas."

Kara Brockmeyer
N
Kara Brockmeyer
3
Band 3

As former head of the SEC Enforcement Division's FCPA unit, Kara Brockmeyer offers enviable experience acting in major anticorruption investigations and provides additional expertise counseling clients on FCPA compliance programs.
"Kara possesses superior commercial awareness." "She brings strategic thought from a practical company management perspective."

Andrew Levine
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Andrew Levine
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Band 3

Andrew Levine is considered a go-to by Latin American companies facing high-stakes allegations of FCPA violations, and is often called on to conduct internal investigations and advise on compliance programs.
"Andrew got up to speed incredibly quickly with a very complicated and complex series of circumstances and events and presented deeply insightful, nuanced and balanced findings." "He is focused on pragmatic solutions."

Jane Shvets
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Jane Shvets
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Up and Coming

Jane Shvets is regularly called upon by clients seeking compliance counsel. She offers deep expertise in cross-border investigations.
"Jane is an outstanding FCPA practitioner." "She is a very good subject matter expert. Jane is a fine consultant on investigations strategy, she has a very good understanding of how businesses work and is very analytical."

Ranked Lawyers at
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

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Bruce E Yannett
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Bruce E Yannett
1
Band 1
Andrew Levine
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Andrew Levine
3
Band 3
Kara Brockmeyer
3
Kara Brockmeyer
3
Band 3
Jane Shvets
U
Jane Shvets
U
Up and Coming