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November 22, 2021

Crain’s Chicago Business Recognizes Zach Fardon as a Notable Gen X Leader in Law

CHICAGO, Nov. 22, 2021 — Crain’s Chicago Business has recognized King & Spalding partner Zach Fardon as one of Chicago’s most notable Gen X Leaders in Law. This is the second time he has been selected.

Fardon leads the firm’s Government Matters practice group, serves on the firm’s Policy Committee, and is Managing Partner of the firm’s Chicago office. As part of the Special Matters & Government Investigations team, Zach represents companies and individuals nationwide in an array of sensitive white-collar defense and investigations matters. He represents clients in high-stakes government investigations, internal investigations, white-collar litigation, and crisis response matters. He has guided public companies, boards of directors, major universities, government officials, and high-ranking corporate executives through sensitive matters involving fraud, public corruption, bribery, #metoo improprieties, financial improprieties, workplace violence, and data breaches, among others.

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