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“Compliance – A Shield or Sword,” and “Financial Fraud and AML,” 25th Annual International Symposium on Economic Crime: The Wealth of Nations – at risk, Jesus College, University of Cambridge

Jenner & Block Partner Thomas C. Newkirk will speak at the Twenty-Fifth International Symposium on Economic Crime: The Wealth of Nations – at risk to be held September 2-9 at the University of Cambridge.

Mr. Newkirk will speak at a two September 5th sessions entitled, “Compliance – a shield or sword” and “Financial Fraud and AML.”

The annual Cambridge Symposium, now in its 25th year, works to contribute to the understanding of issues involved in preventing and controlling economically motivated serious crime. The Symposium brings together ministers, legislators, senior officials, diplomats, judges, regulators, law enforcement, intelligence and security officers, financial intermediaries, bankers, professional advisers, compliance and risk officers and scholars from around the world. It regularly attracts over 900 participants from 80 or so different countries – many of whom return year after year.

Mr. Newkirk is Co-Chair of the Firm’s Securities Litigation Practice and a member of its Corporate, White Collar Criminal Defense and Counseling, and Securities Practices.  Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Newkirk was a senior official and Associate Director of Enforcement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, where he led the investigations of some of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s most significant cases.  This is the tenth year that Mr. Newkirk will participate in the symposium.

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