News Corp. Taps White Collar Pro As Scandal Snowballs

Law360, New York (July 15, 2011, 9:49 PM EDT) -- In its struggle to gain control of a phone hacking scandal that has unhinged Rupert Murdoch's media empire and left it facing an FBI inquiry, News Corp. is turning to veteran white collar defense attorney Brendan V. Sullivan Jr. of Williams & Connolly LLP for help.

Sullivan, whose long list of prominent clients include Oliver North, whom he defended in the Iran-Contra scandal, has been brought on board to help News Corp. deal with the broadening controversy over revelations of a seemingly widespread practice between 2000...
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