William (Widge) Devaney is a partner in the Firm’s North America Litigation group in New York, Chair of the North American Government Enforcement Practice and Co-Chair of the Global Compliance and Investigations Group.
Since 2011, Mr. Devaney has been listed in New York Metro Super Lawyers in the Criminal Defense: White Collar category. Mr. Devaney is co-chair of the ABA’s Transnational Crime Subcommittee, and an officer of the IBA’s Business Crime Committee. He previously served on the Criminal Justice Act Panel for the Southern District of New York, representing indigent clients in federal criminal matters. Mr. Devaney served as law clerk to the Honorable Oliver Gasch on the US District Court for the District of Columbia from 1993 to 1994.
Mini vandePol is a compliance and dispute resolution partner in Baker McKenzie‘s Hong Kong office and former head of Baker McKenzie’s Global Compliance Group. She has been listed in the Australian Financial Review’s “Best Lawyers” under the Commercial Litigation in 2012, 2013 and 2014 and is noted as one of the “key individuals” in Dispute Resolution by Chambers Global. Click here for Mini vandePol’s posts on Global Compliance News. Email
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Joanna Ludlam is a partner in the Dispute Resolution team in the Firm’s London office, where she leads the market-leading Regulatory, Public & Media law team and also co-leads the office’s Compliance & Investigations Practice Group. At an international level, she co-chairs the Firm’s Global Compliance & Investigations Steering Committee.
In 2016, Joanna was named as one of The Lawyer’s “Hot 100” for her practice, and is recognised by Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.
Nicolai co-heads the compliance practice in Germany and the innovation and legal tech team for Baker McKenzie Germany / Austria. Nicolai is the founder of GlobalComplianceNews, a compliance news website with global reach moderated by Baker McKenzie. He co-chairs the committee “International Affairs” of the German Institute for Compliance (DICO). Nicolai is a regular speaker and author on compliance, white collar crime, innovation and legal tech topics.