Bharara's No. 2 Takes Latest Spin Through Revolving Door

By Jacob Batchelor (June 19, 2015, 9:17 PM EDT) -- Richard B. Zabel, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara's former second-in-command, has departed the public life for hedge fund Elliott Management, leaving government watchdogs concerned and recruiters excited as the door between top regulatory positions and private finance keeps revolving. 

Richard Zabel is the most recent major departure from U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara's office. (Credit: AP) Legal industry experts, government watchdogs and academics sounded off to Law360 on Friday on the most recent high-profile departure from the New York federal prosecutors office, speculating on an uptick of public prosecutors and regulators who increasingly eschew traditional exits to banking for potentially more lucrative or...

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