News + Events

Media Mentions

September 17, 2021 | Media Mentions

Dennis Hastert, Former House Speaker, Settles Child Sexual Abuse Payments Lawsuit

ABC7 Chicago

Dennis Hastert, a former U.S. House speaker, has reached tentative out-of-court settlement over child sexual abuse hush money payments, lawyers said. Jeff Cramer offers his thoughts.

Read More

September 9, 2021 | Media Mentions

Mitigating Risk Through Holistic Scenario-Based Training

Security –

Scenario training helps bring readiness to life and ensures continuity and resiliency when security or emergency situations arise. Jim Hayes offers his thoughts.… Read More

September 7, 2021 | Media Mentions

How the Advisory Industry has Been Preparing for the Next 9/11 Event

Investment News 

In the two decades since the September 11, 2001 attacks, the financial industry has been practicing for the next 9/11-style attack. It’s impossible to predict what form an incident might take — whether physical or digital — or its severity. But financial firms are, or at least should be, working to be ready as new threats evolve. John Torres offered his thoughts.… Read More

September 1, 2021 | Media Mentions

Bart Schwartz + Thomas McShane Named Industry Trailblazers

We are proud to announce that Bart M. Schwartz and Thomas A. McShane have been recognized as Trailblazers by the National Law Journal.

Bart has been named a Crisis Leadership Trailblazer for his service as monitor to government institutions such as the New York City Housing Authority and large private corporations like General Motors.

Tom has been named a Real Estate/Construction Law Trailblazer for his role overseeing integrity monitoring for enormous public works projects, where corruption could be especially … Read More