Nadira Clarke

Partner

Nadira Clarke

Washington, D.C.

P: +1.202.639.7834 F: +1.202.585.4072
  • 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 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 an oil company in an ongoing criminal investigation into a pipeline release.
  • 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 a company targeted in a combined state/federal criminal investigation of alleged improper reporting of emissions in violation of the Clean Air Act.
  • Representation of an individual employee of a shipping company under criminal investigation in connection with tampering with a pollution prevention device and illegal discharge of pollutants into waters of the United States.
  • 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 an energy services company charged with criminal OSHA violations in connection with a hot work-related fatality.
  • Representation of an energy company in connection with civil enforcement action involving alleged violations of state air emission regulations.
  • Counsel to a manufacturing company and was granted a declination from the Department of Justice in connection with a multi-facility federal grand jury investigation involving allegations of illegal dumping of hazardous waste, bypassing of a treatment system, improper waste disposal and failure to report waste releases.
  • Representation of a leading independent provider of services to the global power generation industry before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in connection with an investigation involving allegations of market manipulation and fraud in the sale of power to an independent system operator responsible for the operation of a region's electrical power system.
  • Representation of a metal plating company in a multi-facility federal investigation of violations of the Clean Water Act.
  • Lead an internal investigation involving potential Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act violations at a coke manufacturing facility.
  • Lead confidential internal investigations at the Department of Justice involving allegations of professional misconduct by Assistant Attorneys Generals, US Attorneys, Assistant U.S. Attorneys and other Department of Justice lawyers.
  • Lead internal investigation into whistleblower allegations of fraud by a municipal water services provider.
  • Defense of a large public utility in a three-week products liability trial.
  • Representation of a petroleum manufacturer in connection with a series of federal and state product liability cases involving alleged groundwater contamination by a gasoline additive.