National Security Policy REGULATORY AND GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

"Homeland security and national preparedness ... begins with the private sector." - 9/11 Commission Report

WilmerHale lawyers have a sophisticated and intricate knowledge of national security laws and how the US government deals with the most sensitive issues. We help to ensure that our clients’ concerns are considered as lawmakers and regulators formulate new policies. This may involve serving on advisory panels, commenting on regulatory proceedings, testifying before Congressional committees, or participating in public policy debate. We counsel clients across the complete range of transactional, compliance and liability issues with respect to national security issues, including the following:

  • Securing and retaining facilities and personnel security clearances
  • Protecting critical infrastructure and maintaining industrial security
  • Minimizing the risk of civil liability for injuries or losses security-related products and services
  • Handling national security matters involving multiple countries
  • Responding to government demands for disclosure of sensitive information
  • Complying with anti-money laundering and anti-terrorism laws and regulations

National Security Policy Internet Resources

"Homeland security and national preparedness ... begins with the private sector." - 9/11 Commission Report

WilmerHale lawyers have a sophisticated and intricate knowledge of national security laws and how the US government deals with the most sensitive issues. We help to ensure that our clients’ concerns are considered as lawmakers and regulators formulate new policies. This may involve serving on advisory panels, commenting on regulatory proceedings, testifying before Congressional committees, or participating in public policy debate. We counsel clients across the complete range of transactional, compliance and liability issues with respect to national security issues, including the following:

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Stephen W. Preston

Chair, Defense, National Security and Government Contracts Practice

+1 202 663 6900 (t)

stephen.preston@wilmerhale.com