Jay Holtmeier, a partner in the Litigation/Controversy Department of WilmerHale, is a former federal prosecutor in the Southern District of New York and former senior in-house litigation and compliance lawyer. He represents institutions and individuals in complex government and internal investigations and matters of corporate governance and compliance. He has particular expertise in matters involving the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-corruption laws. He regularly counsels clients facing difficult FCPA issues in a variety of industries and business contexts and has assisted numerous clients in developing and implementing FCPA compliance programs. Mr. Holtmeier has represented clients in investigations involving conduct in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, North and South America and Australia. He spends significant time advising clients on FCPA problems that arise in the context of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity investments and other corporate transactions. He is a co-author of the leading treatise in the field, Complying with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (Matthew Bender, 7th ed. 2010), and he regularly speaks and writes on anti-corruption issues.