From Katrina to Iraq

Legal contractors for the government worked on a variety of issues over the last five years, including litigation

The National Law Journal


One contractor, a prominent New York law firm, helped the Treasury Depart­ment develop a plan to restructure U.S. automakers. Another assisted the Justice Department with law enforcement training in hot spots around the world, including Afghanistan and Iraq. A third collected more than two-thirds of a billion dollars over the past five fiscal years to provide legal and other assistance for DOJ's asset -forfeiture efforts. 

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