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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations

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What the team is known for

Notable team with significant experience representing clients in high-stakes investigations brought by various governmental bodies. Adept at handling matters relating to FCPA violations, allegations of fraud and money laundering, as well as advising on sanctions. Offers extensive expertise acting for clients in complex litigation, including appearing before the Supreme Court.

Strengths

"They are excellent at jumping in and out of a case when required," says one client, adding: "They handle our parameters on efficiency well, and are excellent strategists."

Work highlights

Successfully acted for Murray Huberfeld, founder of defunct hedge fund Platinum Partners, in an appeal at the Second Circuit following his conviction for wire fraud. The court remanded the client's 30-month sentence and reversed the lower court's $19 million restitution order against him.

Notable practitioners

Jeannie Rhee is a well-recognized figure in the market with vast experience in white-collar criminal defense. She is noted for her prominent role in the Special Counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
"I don't think I could have found a better attorney; she was there with me every step of the way, and I just knew I was in safe hands." "She has a tremendous investigations practice."

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Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations Department

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

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2001 K Street, NW

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

20006-1047

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Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations


Jeannie S Rhee
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