RK&O partner Jeffrey Lehtman was named a 2018 White Collar Crime Trailblazer by The National Law Journal. This list recognizes 25 outstanding attorneys, selected from hundreds of nominees, who continue to make their mark in white collar criminal litigation.
Mr. Lehtman has focused on building a unique regional expertise in Latin America, "My practice involves advising large U.S. companies and those based in Latin America that operate biculturally." Mr. Lehtman has counseled large Latin American organizations such as Torneos y Competenicas during the FIFA scandal and the Inter-American Development Bank. Mr. Lehtman also advises the board of Brazil-based Petrobas in connection with Operation Car Wash which is one of the largest corruption scandals in history, "It's the big gorilla. We serve as a trusted advisor on navigating an issue of historical proportions..."