Osofsky’s American Dream for the SFO

Lisa Osofsky, a U.S./U.K. dual citizen who has served as a U.S. prosecutor, joined the Serious Fraud Office as Director in September 2018, in the midst of a challenging time for the agency. However, her efforts during her first five months promise increased strategic focus with a side of stars and stripes. In a guest article, Dechert partner Caroline Black, along with senior associate Karen Coppens and associate Laura Manson, set out their predictions for the SFO under Osofsky’s tenure, focusing on Osofsky’s desire to swiftly bring companies and individuals to account using methods tried and tested across the pond. See “What Does a ‘Bigger and Stronger’ SFO Mean for Companies?” (Nov. 28, 2018).

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