Congressional Investigations 101: Congressional Investigations Are The Big Time

A HUB Talks Podcast

11 February 2019       Presenters: Barry M. Hartman, Nancy C. Iheanacho

The Democrats have taken control of the U.S. House of Representatives and have promised an aggressive agenda of investigations and oversight. Although their majority is slim, Democrats now chair committees, determine which investigations to pursue and hearings to hold, and wield subpoena power.

Few people understand what that means and why it is different from other investigations. However, this podcast will feature conversations with individuals who have helped clients navigate the legal and political landmines that often accompany congressional investigations.

In this episode, Barry Hartman, former Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resource Division, who explains that investigations are big time and why prudence is the watch word.

About Congressional Investigations 101
Our attorneys and professionals collectively have hundreds of years of congressional experience on both sides of the witness table, including Members of Congress and Committee Counsel who have chaired, organized, and run dozens of hearings. Our team includes policy professionals and attorneys who have deep substantive expertise across numerous practice areas – government enforcement, white collar crime, financial services, energy, environment, health care, technology, procurement, banking, educational institutions, non-bank lenders, and others. The Congressional Investigations 101: When Congress Knocks On Your Door podcast will feature discussions with these policy professionals and attorneys on how they have helped clients navigate the political and legal landmines that often accompany congressional investigations. It is part of the HUB Talks podcast which covers critical issues at the intersection of business and law.

Catch-up on past episodes by visiting the Congressional Investigations 101 section of our HUB Talks program page.

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Congressional Investigations 101: Congressional Investigations Are The Big Time

A HUB Talks Podcast

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