Michael Sawers co-authored “Attorney-Client Privilege in Internal and External Investigations” for the first edition of the Attorney-Client Privilege Deskbook.
The chapter provides an overview of attorney-client privilege and work product considerations for investigations. Topics include:
- Who might be considered a protected person
- Key practices for conducting investigation interviews and reports
- Disclosure concerns
- Common interest considerations within the context of such investigations
The Deskbook offers detailed analysis of case law, statutes and court rules to help attorneys navigate a complex and dynamic aspect of legal practice.