White Collar Criminal Defense
Corporate Criminal Defense, Pharmaceuticals
Successful pre-charging white collar criminal defense of a major international pharmaceutical company under investigation by federal prosecutors for alleged wrongdoing in the dissemination of information on the safety and efficacy of pharmaceutical medications. McKay Chadwell, as part of a larger defense team, conducted a rigorous internal investigation into the alleged wrongdoing and coordinated the company’s responses to inquiries from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Seattle. After a five-year investigation, review of hundreds of thousands of documents, and presentations to the government, the investigation was closed with no criminal charges or any other governmental enforcement actions.