Jenner & Block Partners Katya Jestin and Christian Tuddenham participated in the Forum on European Banking Enforcement. The forum is an annual by-invitation-only meeting of leading in-house and outside counsel who specialize in regulatory and prosecutorial enforcement matters for financial institutions. During the two-day forum, the participants explored the current state of enforcement and politics both in the United Kingdom and the United States. The forum was held on October 2-3, at Pennyhill Park in Surrey, United Kingdom.
Ms. Jestin is co-chair of the firm's Investigations, Compliance and Defense Practice and counsels companies and executives in criminal, regulatory and congressional investigations, including representing clients before the United States Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and the US Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations. She also conducts internal investigations on behalf of corporate clients, provides counsel to senior management on FCPA and other compliance issues and served as counsel to the Examiner in the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy examination.
Mr. Tuddenham is a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation Practice. He advises financial institutions and companies worldwide across a range of specialisms in both litigation and arbitration, including securities litigation, fraud and economic tort claims, shareholder and joint venture disputes, and asset-tracing/enforcement matters. He also advises and represents organizations and individuals in connection with public and private investigations.