White Collar & Regulatory Defense
Government white collar actions against corporations or individuals can often result in some of the highest profile news headlines of the day. Across the spectrum, clients rely on us as a pre-eminent firm in this area to help avoid or mitigate a trial by the court of public opinion while managing the behind-the-scenes interplay of complex legal issues and governmental relations. When matters do go to trial, our strength as trial lawyers is what sets us apart from the competition.
October 31, 2016
Firm chair Brad Karp and litigation partners Roberto Gonzalez, Susanna Buergel, Jane O'Brien and Elizabeth Sacksteder co-authored an article entitled, "D.C. Circuit Finds Single-Director Structure of the CFPB Unconstitutional." The article examines the implications for regulated entities if the decision is left to stand and the potential for additional challenges to CFPB rules and enforcement orders. It was featured on the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation website.