In a world where accountability, liability and transparency are front and center and government scrutiny of corporate actions is intensifying, businesses are feeling increased pressure to bolster their compliance programs. The skilled attorneys in Barnes & Thornburg’s Compliance Practice Group offer guidance and real-world experience to public and private companies on developing and deploying effective compliance programs, whether they involve antitrust, business ethics, anti-corruption, data privacy, healthcare, environmental, trade controls, customs, document management, procurement, conflict minerals or government contracts.

In addition to developing compliance programs with the desired level of tone from the top, we also advise clients in response to government inquiries, whistleblower claims, and other internal and external investigations involving antitrust, fraud, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), international trade, securities, healthcare and environmental claims. Whether your company operates domestically or internationally, our attorneys help companies adhere to the ever-changing and stringent regulations that companies face on numerous shores.

Our attorneys have extensive national and international experience as in-house counsel, seasoned practitioners, and government agency investigators. We learn your business so we can understand the issues you face and identify challenges before they become problems, focusing on your company as a whole and the landscape in which you operate to understand your risk profile and requirements, identify gaps in your existing program, and devise and deliver tailored compliance solutions. We know what it takes to advise clients on building compliance programs from the ground up.