Discovery To Chart Course In Edwards Case By Hilary Russ Law360, New York (June 20, 2011) — Defense attorneys for former Sen. John Edwards will be getting clues about what the government has up its sleeve as federal prosecutors in North Carolina begin to hand over what could be hundreds of thousands of documents. At… Read More
Chambers and Partners names Jeff Ifrah a leading attorney in white collar crime and government investigations.
Chambers and Partners, publishers of the respected resource guide Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, recently ranked Jeff Ifrah as a leader in White Collar Crime and Government Investigations. Unlike other publishers that allow firms to purchase a ranking, Chambers’ listings are based solely on evaluations from both clients and peers. Each year, they… Read More
By Hilary Russ Law360, New York (June 3, 2011) — The salacious criminal indictment handed down Friday against two-time presidential hopeful John Edwards charts unexplored legal ground that could make the case tricky — but not impossible — for prosecutors to prove, experts say. In particular, the case hinges on the novel idea that nearly… Read More
NEW YORK, May 11 (Reuters) – A judge’s mid-trial acquittal Tuesday of a former in house attorney is a reminder of the limits prosecutors face pursuing lawyers for their advocacy work. On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Roger Titus acquitted former GlaxoSmithKline Plc in house counsel Lauren Stevens. Stevens had been indicted for obstructing a Food… Read More