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If you receive a whistleblowing complaint, it is important to respond swiftly and appropriately to establish the facts, understand and manage any risk and take steps to protect your business. Our investigations specialists are here to help you make the best decisions from the outset to ensure that complaints are managed in the right way. We can guide you through untangling allegations that often present a mix of issues (ranging from potentially serious compliance concerns to HR issues). Where high risk concerns are identified, we can conduct investigations for you under privilege to help you to assess your position.

Recent experience

  • Conducting an investigation on behalf of a university into whistleblowing allegations in relation to cyber security
  • Conducting a cross-border investigation involving whistleblowing allegations on behalf of an International Organisation
  • Supporting an AIM-listed client in the mining sector with an external investigation into whistleblowing concerns raised by a senior executive
  • Conducting an investigation on behalf of a university in relation to whistleblowing allegations relating to the recruitment of international students