For Corzine, Silence Will Not Be Golden

Law360, New York (November 4, 2011, 7:57 PM EDT) -- Now that Jon Corzine has hired Dechert LLP white collar partner Andrew J. Levander, the newly resigned chief executive of MF Global Holdings Inc.'s best course of action is likely to go straight to federal regulators to explain how his former firm managed to misplace some $700 million in client money and why it's not his fault, attorneys say.

Corzine, a former New Jersey governor and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. executive, stepped down as MF Global's CEO on Friday following the broker-dealer's spectacular collapse. The brokerage...
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