Matthew R. Baker

Partner

Matthew Baker

San Francisco

P: +1.415.291.6213 F: +1.415.291.6313
  • Representation of a global provider of labor and production services criminally charged in connection with a multi-fatality incident on an oil and gas production platform.
  • Representation of a global energy services company under criminal investigation for fraud related to inspection services provided to oil and gas production platforms.
  • Representation of a Fortune 100 company in connection with federal and state investigations related to a multi-fatality incident at a chemical manufacturing plant.
  • Representation of leading health care provider in connection with data privacy compliance and information governance practices.
  • Representation of a Fortune 100 financial institution in connection with information governance practices.
  • Representation of an international oil and gas services company in Suspension & Debarment proceedings before federal agencies relating to potential disqualification from participation in federal contracts and related subcontracts.
  • Representation of a major oil field services provider in connection with the criminal investigation of the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
  • Representation of an international oil services company in a multi-billion dollar MDL proceeding—MDL-2179, In re Oil Spill by the Oil Rig "Deepwater Horizon" on April 20, 2010 (E.D. La.—Judge Barbier).
  • Representation of the chief financial officer of a public company under investigation for accounting fraud and manipulation of financial statements and SEC filings.
  • Representation of high-profile, public clients in connection with a DOJ investigation into the September 2013 lane closures on the George Washington Bridge involving New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's administration.
  • Representation of a major energy company in connection with an SEC investigation into alleged fraudulent accounting and reporting practices.
  • Internal investigation for a multi-national aerospace company regarding suspected violations of the FCPA.
  • Provision of advice to a major European energy company on domestic and international data privacy compliance issues for purposes of establishing a new domestic presence.
  • Provision of advice to an international client on domestic and international data privacy compliance issues in connection with expansion into Europe.
  • Provision of assistance to a major international oil field services provider in the revision and update of its corporate governance and compliance policies and procedures.
  • Provision of assistance to a multinational bank in the revision and update of its information governance compliance policies and procedures.
  • Representation of a major international oil services company in an environmental cleanup proceeding arising under CERCLA and RCRA.