Debevoise has substantial expertise representing accounting and law firms in responding to government investigations and defending against lawsuits and other claims. Drawing upon specialized knowledge of the legal and accounting professions, Debevoise develops litigation and investigative strategy tailored to a client’s needs, circumstances and objectives. Its deep understanding of the professions enables the Debevoise team to distill complex legal and accounting issues into clear, persuasive arguments and compelling presentations. Working closely with their clients, the lawyers in this practice craft and obtain solutions designed to protect the clients’ reputations, intellectual capital and business portfolios. Consistent with this approach, Debevoise has successfully represented top-tier firms facing wide-ranging civil litigation and high-profile investigations, overcoming serious threats to the professional standing and commercial viability of its clients and enabling them to move forward unencumbered by such challenges.