Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP has been named a 2019 leading law firm in the area of Corporate Crime & Investigations by Chambers Latin America. RK&O partner Jeffrey Lehtman was also recognized as a leading practitioner.
Chambers Latin America highlighted RK&O's work advising clients on cross-border enforcement, government investigations and criminal defense matters, including the representation of Torneos y Competencias in the FIFA investigation. Clients also reported that RK&O lawyers "really provide a good, supportive service to the client, and they are knowledgeable and aware of certain cultural and local aspects which really helps the clients navigate issues."
RK&O partner and litigation department co-chair Jeffrey Lehtman was individually recognized for his his extensive experience advising on FCPA compliance matters, as well as internal and external investigations. Clients specifically noted his "strategic and organized profile and good business vision."