Your company is under investigation. You hire outside counsel to debrief your employees about the allegations. But are the interviews privileged? Do you have to provide each employee with his or her own attorney?
The fourth episode of Matthew D. Lee’s new five-part podcast, “Federal Agents at the Door,” cuts through the confusion surrounding legal representation during an investigation. A partner in the firm’s White-Collar Criminal Defense & Regulatory Compliance Practice, Matt explains why it’s vitally important to make sure your employees also understand who’s representing whom.
Previous installments of Matt’s podcast provided an overview of federal investigations, discussed how to respond when agents arrive at your door and detailed important steps companies should take to preserve evidence.
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