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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
609 Main Street
Houston, Tx 77002
United States
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Brigham represents corporate and individual clients in white collar and regulatory defense matters, including involving the FCPA, securities laws, and the False Claims Act. Brigham frequently represents his clients before the Department of Justice, the SEC, state Attorneys General, and other regulatory agencies. He also regularly leads internal investigations, advises companies on the effectiveness of their compliance programs, and assists companies who are facing investigations by enforcement agencies outside the United States.

Brigham joined the Firm after spending more than four years as a prosecutor with the Department of Justice in the Fraud Section of the Criminal Division. He joined the Department of Justice as a Trial Attorney through the Attorney General’s Honors Program and led investigations and prosecutions into a wide variety of white collar crimes, including bank, wire, mail, and securities fraud, money laundering, and the FCPA.




Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D., 2005, cum laude, Lead Articles Editor, BYU Law Review; Brigham Young University, B.A.

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United States > Dispute resolution > Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

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