Latham & Watkins LLP

FCPA Department

USA - Nationwide
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What the team is known for Notable international practice with a deep bench of former federal prosecutors and SEC officials. Well equipped to handle major cross-border investigations, including those arising out of alleged FCPA violations and other anticorruption matters. Also provides ongoing compliance advice, including the structuring and implementation of compliance programs. Acts for clients in cases across multiple jurisdictions including Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. Regularly represents companies and individuals in the consumer goods, construction and pharmaceutical industries, among others.

Strengths Market sources praise the firm as "very strong in investigations" and note that "they have an awful lot of high-quality lawyers."

Work highlights Advised a leading energy company on anticorruption compliance in relation to its global joint ventures.

Notable practitioners

Alice Fisher is a highly respected white-collar practitioner with significant experience in FCPA matters. She has particular expertise in the pharmaceutical industry and is regularly called upon by multinational corporations for compliance advice.

Douglas Greenburg has a wide-ranging white-collar practice, spanning the full spectrum of FCPA matters from compliance advice and transactional due diligence to DOJ and SEC investigations. He has experience working with clients from a variety of sectors, including energy and technology.