Roscoe Howard

Roscoe C. Howard, Jr., is a partner in Barnes & Thornburg’s Litigation Department in the Washington, D.C., office, where he is a member of the White Collar and Investigations Practice Group. Roscoe is also a former U.S. attorney. His practice primarily focuses on white collar criminal matters, complex litigation, and corporate compliance and ethics issues.

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Costs can balloon quickly in FCPA investigations, however, these investigations don’t have to spin out of fiscal control. Corporate counsel can and should get to the root of alleged violations – certainly before the government does – without “boiling the ocean” to unearth the facts and decimating the organization’s bottom line. Based on Roscoe, Michael and Pat’s experience managing corporate investigations, both as defense counsel and as federal prosecutors, they recommend three fundamental best practices for conducting FCPA inquiries.

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