Q&A With WilmerHale's Laura S. Wertheimer

Law360, New York (October 19, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- There is a perception that the enforcement staff of the SEC is not on the same page as the commission, or at least with individual commissioners, says WilmerHale's Laura S. Wertheimer in our series of chats with high-profile securities lawyers.

Q. What's the most challenging white-collar case you've worked on?

A. I represented lawyers who were initially viewed as assisting an issuer in misleading the Commission in a fraud investigation. The accounting issues were complex, the fraud on the shareholders was significant, criminal actions had already...
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