Bribery and Corruption Investigations
Allen & Overy boasts substantial international experience of handling complex bribery and corruption investigations.
With international regulators increasingly pursuing enforcement of bribery and corruption laws, notably the UK Bribery Act and the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and growing cooperation between agencies, clients require counsel with a proven track record of handling such scenarios. Our market leading teams across Asia, Europe and North America combine local expertise with a proven track record of handling cross-border investigations, advising on divergent regulatory regimes, and local approaches to privacy, data protection, employee protection and privilege.
A&O advises on the most significant and high-profile bribery and corruption investigations for multinational companies, handling crisis management, conducting both internal and governmental investigations, liaising and negotiating with authorities and defending enforcement actions.
We help clients to pre-emptively assess and address bribery and corruption exposure and risk, conducting due diligence and advising on strategies to deal with foreign agents or intermediaries and M&A/joint venture targets.
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News: 31 MAY 2021
Allen & Overy ha assistito il management e i fondatori di BIP, una delle principali società di consulenza in Europa, nella vendita al fondo di private equity CVC Capital Partners.Leggi di più
News: 10 MAY 2021
Allen & Overy ha assistito le famiglie Bertoli, Giacomelli, Marinelli e Zanetti, azioniste di Metra, nell’accordo per la cessione della maggioranza del gruppo al fondo di investimento americano KPS…Leggi di più
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News: 09 APRIL 2021
Allen & Overy ha assistito Panta Distribuzione S.p.A., società italiana del gruppo ungherese MOL, nella cessione a Rettagliata Tech S.r.l., società del gruppo Bluenergy, del ramo d’azienda relativo…Leggi di più
Allen & Overy has a team of highly experienced investigations lawyers around the world, including some of the most highly regarded defence practitioners in their respective countries. The firm's experience and reputation has earned it leading roles on numerous high-profile cross-border investigations.
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They have good working relationships with the regulators, a deep knowledge of US criminal law and they are able to offer a global reach working with their partners in other regions.
Chambers New York 2018, White Collar Crime and Government Investigations