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Dietrich L. Snell is a partner in the Litigation Department and co-head of the White Collar Defense & Investigations Group. As businesses globally are impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Dieter is a member of the firm’s Coronavirus Response Team helping clients respond and solve issues across myriad fronts. Dieter has extensive experience in law enforcement-related matters spanning a wide range of disciplines. He has both federal and state level prosecutorial and investigative experience, having served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney; New York Deputy Attorney General; and Senior Counsel to the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (the 9/11 Commission).

In September 2022, Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco delivered remarks unveiling the Department of Justice’s revised corporate crime guidance to “prioritize and prosecute corporate crime.” She reiterated that the number one priority for the DOJ is “individual accountability.” To that end, Monaco emphasized that the DOJ will “reward” companies that claw back compensation from executives