A Kirkland & Ellis team led by Mark Filip helped BP reach a $4 billion criminal plea with the Justice Department in the Deepwater Horizon case. In addition, BP relied on Howard Shapiro of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr to reach a separate $525 million settlement with the SEC.
K&E and Wilmer Help BP Settle Criminal and Civil Claims in Deepwater Horizon Case
The Litigation Daily
November 15, 2012
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