Criminal Environmental Investigation

White Collar Criminal Defense

Criminal Environmental Investigation

Successful representation of a multinational natural resources company alleged to have unlawfully disposed of hazardous waste in particularly ecologically sensitive region. McKay Chadwell oversaw the representation of the client and organized the joint defense effort the firm arranged for all officers of the client who faced criminal exposure. In the multi-year investigation, McKay Chadwell coordinated a defense team representing the client and its officers by over 40 attorneys. The investigation concluded with no individuals prosecuted and the client agreeing to a nominal sanction.