Jenner & Block


Representative matters:

Mr Worby’s investigation, compliance and defense matters include:

  • Acting, as part of an independent monitorship team, to oversee a multinational financial institution in connection with various consent orders entered into with US authorities;
  • Advising a global social media company on the composition of a content oversight board responsible for making content moderation decisions, specifically as it relates to actual or perceived conflicts of interest of board member candidates, and on other content-related matters;
  • Investigating allegations of misconduct within a global healthcare company; and
  • Representing individuals compelled to attend interviews conducted by the SFO.

His data privacy and cybersecurity representations include:

  • Advising a not-for-profit on various data protection issues related to its work in sub-Saharan Africa;
  • Counselling a think-tank on revising its data protection policies to ensure compliance with the GDPR; and
  • Advising a UK-based charity about how to engage with training partners around the world in compliance with various data protection legislation.

Mr Worby’s matters before joining Jenner & Block include:

  • Defended the former COO of a FTSE 250 oil and gas exploration company against a prosecution brought by the SFO for fraud and money laundering offences;
  • Represented a UK-listed oil and gas services company in response to a SFO investigation into alleged corrupt activity in the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia; and
  • Defended the ex-CFO of a global freight forwarding company against a prosecution brought by the SFO for bribery related offences.

Jenner & Block London LLP is a limited liability partnership established under the laws of the state of Delaware, USA and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with SRA number 615729. Jenner & Block London LLP is affiliated with Jenner & Block LLP, which operates Jenner & Block’s offices in the United States.