Brian’s practice focuses on conducting
internal investigations and defending clients in investigations brought by U.S.
and international regulators and in related litigation.
Brian leverages his prior 10 years
of progressive law enforcement experience as he routinely conducts complex,
high-stakes investigations and defends corporate and individual clients in
matters related to compliance with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
(FCPA), securities and antitrust laws, procurement fraud, and other criminal
laws and regulations. He regularly represents clients before various United
States’ Attorneys Offices, the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Securities and
Exchange Commission (SEC), and other regulatory bodies.
Brian’s practice also involves
extensive risk mitigation and compliance counseling, including conducting risk
assessments, developing and implementing risk management and compliance
programs, training relevant stakeholders, and testing pre-existing programs for
effectiveness. Brian advises clients on compliance risks associated with
investments, acquisitions, and financings.
Brian is also the
only associate member of the firm’s Electronic Discovery Task Force, focused on advising legal teams on the use of
artificial intelligence and data analytics to efficiently and economically
process large volumes of electronic data during the course of investigations or
litigation. The following is a list of representative matters in which Brian has assisted.