O’Melveny: One-Stop-Shop For White-Collar Defendants
By Bailey Somers
Law360, New York (December 12, 2005, 12:00 AM EST) -- These days, executives embroiled in a financial scandal are likely to see a blizzard of litigation, including shareholder class action, civil, criminal, derivative, and ERISA suits. While some retain several firms, many defendants end up picking just one -- O’Melveny & Myers -- for its one-stop service.
Attorneys for the firm have represented some of the best known defendants in the legal broadside against executives in the wake of the Enron scandal, litigating for clients such as Former Rite Aid Chief Financial Officer Franklyn Bergonzi....