Kirkland Partner Will Represent BP in Criminal Investigation
By Debra Cassens Weiss
Jun 22, 2010, 01:38 pm CDT
A Kirkland & Ellis partner who was formerly deputy attorney general will represent BP in a criminal probe by the Justice Department.
Filip will be working with other defense lawyers, including WilmerHale partner Jamie Gorelick, who represented BP in White House negotiations over the $20 billion compensation fund, the story says.