Leadership, Character and Compliance: Perspectives from a Former US Attorney


As the United States Attorney for the District of Hawaii, McDermott partner Kenji Price represented the United States in a wide array of criminal and civil litigation. On this episode of In the Trenches, he sits down with host Brian Stimson to discuss:

  • Leading the US Attorney’s Office in Hawaii, particularly on national security and controlled substances investigations and prosecutions
  • The importance of relationship-building within the law enforcement community
  • Perspectives on effective leadership, informed by military and government service
  • The impact of leadership and character on the corporate culture of compliance, and the way that companies respond to investigations and federal enforcement
  • Insights for general counsels on heightened enforcement activity from COVID-19, including government fraud and cybersecurity