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August 14, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP associates Emily Kelley and Margot Laporte have been named to the 2016 Capital Pro Bono High Honor Roll for their respective contributions of 100 hours or more...

August 9, 2017

RK&O partner Shari Brandt was named to Benchmark Litigation’s “Top 250 Women in Litigation” list for 2017. Ms. Brandt was commended for her work in securities litigation, white collar criminal proceedings and internal investigations. The publication noted...

July 31, 2017

RK&O partner Audrey Laning Ingram was named to Benchmark Litigation's "Under 40 Hotlist" for 2017. All individuals selected have been deemed the most promising emerging talent in their respective litigation communities in the U.S. by peers and clients. 

July 26, 2017

RK&O partner Audrey Laning Ingram has been selected as one of Diversity Journal's Women Worth Watching for 2017. Each year, the publication awards this honor to 100 exemplary women in leadership positions across a range of industries in North America...

July 26, 2017

Varo Money Inc., a mobile banking startup, recently announced it has applied for a national bank charter. Although Varo is technically a financial technology company, its application is not for the special charter for nonbanks, or fintechs, that has been...

July 20, 2017

Recently, the acting Comptroller of the Currency, Keith Noreika, dove into one of the hottest debates the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has endured in years. Noreika expressed his support on the concept of creating a national Fintech...

July 11, 2017

Significant downward pressure has been applied on hedge fund management fees in recent years, but hedge fund incentive allocations - fees paid for the performance of the fund - have remained relatively steady at around 20%, the industry average.

June 1, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP has been named a Recommended Firm in the areas of General Commercial Disputes, Securities Litigation and White Collar Criminal Defense by The Legal 500 United States 2017. Clients interviewed for the publication praised RK&O...

May 26, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP has been named a Recommended Firm in the areas of General Commercial Disputes, Securities Litigation and White Collar Criminal Defense by The Legal 500 United States 2017. Clients interviewed for the publication praised RK&O...

May 19, 2017

The Conference of State Bank Supervisors recently formalized its plans to modernize state banking regulations in the next three years. The new plan, Vision 2020, outlines six ways in which the CSBS seeks to provide "a regulatory system that makes...

May 3, 2017

In the recently released report “State of the Mountain Lion”, the Humane Society of the United States outlined policy recommendations to better protect mountain lions – also known as cougars, pumas and panthers – and to conserve the species for future generations.

April 28, 2017

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC) creation of a Fintech charter program is being challenged with the recent complaint filed by the Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS). The complaint alleges that the OCC does not have the...

April 19, 2017

The Department of Justice is signaling a change of pace with regards to current and future FCPA investigations, according to Trevor McFadden, the Criminal Division's acting principal deputy assistant attorney general.

March 28, 2017

Judge Castel of the Southern District of New York has issued a 66-page opinion dismissing all of the SEC’s claims against RK&O client and former Buchanan Ingersoll partner William Uchimoto. Mr. Uchimoto had been named in an SEC suit against Benjamin Wey...

March 15, 2017

In the article "Repeat FCPA Offender Orthofix Settles Brazilian Bribery Charges with the SEC", RK&O partner Audrey Ingram discusses the recent Orthofix settlement. 

March 13, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP represented Farallon Capital as one of the principal investors in Playa Hotels & Resorts in connection with Playa's merger with Pace Holdings Corp.

March 10, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partners Shari A. Brandt and H. Rowan Gaither successfully represented ICAP plc (n/k/a Nex plc) and its former subsidiary ICAP Europe Limited in the dismissal of two federal class action suits asserting, collectively, Sherman Act...

March 9, 2017

 RK&O recently helped  a pro bono client referred by Whitman Walker Health's Legal Services Program to obtain immigration relief in the form of deferred action from removal. 

February 27, 2017

RK&O partner Shari A. Brandt has been named a member of Law360's 2017 Securities Editorial Advisory Board. The editorial advisory board will provide feedback on Law360's coverage, as well as expert insight on how to best shape future coverage.

February 22, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP represented one of the principal investors in Woodside Homes, a top 30 US homebuilder, in connection with sale of Woodside to a subsidiary of Sekisui House, Ltd., Japan's largest homebuilder.

February 21, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partners Shari A. Brandt and H. Rowan Gaither successfully represented ICAP plc (n/k/a Nex plc) and its former subsidiary ICAP Europe Limited, an interdealer broker, in the dismissal of a federal class action suit asserting...

January 16, 2017

RK&O partner Audrey Laning Ingram and counsel Richard J. Lee's recent promotions were recognized in The Washington Post column, "Capital Business: Washington-Area Appointments and Promotions."

January 12, 2017

In the Structured Credit Investor article, "Holding Steady: Partnerships, ABS to Help Marketplace Lending Stabilise", RK&O partner Vincent Basulto weighs in on marketplace lending deals, the potential significance for the Madden v. Midland case and the potential for a new regulatory environment. 

January 11, 2017

In the Structured Credit Investor article, "Holding Steady: Partnerships, ABS to Help Marketplace Lending Stabilise", RK&O partner Vincent Basulto weighs in on marketplace lending deals, the potential significance for the Madden v. Midland case and the potential for a new regulatory environment. 

January 7, 2017

RK&O attorneys Audrey Laning Ingram and Richard J. Lee were featured in The Deal's "Movers & Shakers" section...

January 6, 2017

RK&O counsel Richard Lee was featured in New York Law Journal's "On the Move" section after his recent promotion to counsel. Mr. Lee practices in the firm’s Corporate & Business Transactions practice group.

January 5, 2017

RK&O counsel Richard Lee was featured in New York Law Journal's "On the Move" section after his recent promotion to counsel. Mr. Lee practices in the firm’s Corporate & Business Transactions practice group.

January 4, 2017

Audrey Laning Ingram and Richard J. Lee are recognized in Business Journal's "On the Move" column after their recent promotions. 

January 2, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP announced today that partners Paul B. Haskel and Jahan Sharifi have been named co-chairs of the firm’s Corporate practice group, and that partner H. Rowan Gaither IV has been named as co-chair of Litigation practice group.  

January 2, 2017

2016 was an exciting year for securities litigation and 2017 looks to keep a similar pace. Many are eagerly anticipating the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court's first insider trading case in decades within the lower courts, while the Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule...

January 1, 2017

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is pleased to announce that Audrey Laning Ingram has been made a partner in the firm and Richard J. Lee has been elevated to counsel.

December 21, 2016

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), the industry group that oversees derivative contracts, recently ruled that holders of credit-default swaps (CDS) on iHeartMedia Inc. can now collect following an unorthodox financial maneuver by the struggling media company.

December 19, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is representing Torneos y Competencias S.A., a leading South American sports production and broadcasting company, in connection with the Department of Justice’s investigation into worldwide soccer.

December 15, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP attorneys Jahan Sharifi, Kenneth Werner, Catherine Turgeon and Victor Ludwig assisted funds managed by White Oak Global Advisors, LLC with their recent acquisition of Capital Business Credit, LLC. 

December 14, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP successfully obtained a ruling by a New York federal court vacating sanctions the court previously had issued against the firm’s client, Gina Trimarco.

December 13, 2016

For the first time in nearly two decades, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled on what does, or does not, constitute insider trading. On December 6, the Court issued its eagerly anticipated ruling in Salman v. United States...

December 1, 2016

For the first time in nearly two decades, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled on what does, or does not, constitute insider trading. On December 6, the Court issued its eagerly anticipated ruling in Salman v. United States...

November 1, 2016

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP was recognized as a top-tier firm in multiple practice areas by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.

October 19, 2016

Benchmark Litigation 2017 Edition named Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP a “Recommended” firm in New York for General Commercial Litigation, and also ranked RK&O among the leading national White Collar Crime practices...

October 13, 2016

RK&O partner Julia Lu was selected as one of Diversity Journal's Women Worth Watching for 2016. Every year, the publication awards this honor to 100 exemplary women in leadership positions across a range of industries in North America and Europe. 

October 4, 2016

On Wednesday, October 5  the U.S. Supreme Court will hear its first insider trading case in nearly two decades, Salman v. U.S

September 21, 2016

Super Lawyers 2016 has recognized 12 Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP attorneys as leaders in their respective practices