Partner, Arnold & Porter
Kathleen Harris is co-chair of the firm’s Anti-Corruption practice where she represents companies and individuals in a wide range of industries. She is recognised internationally as a leader in her practice area. She represents an FTSE 100 Company in relation to a financial fraud case and another FTSE 100 Company in relation to a global investigation. Her representations have included News UK and individuals in relation to investigations into Barclays, Rolls Royce, and Tesco. She is regularly instructed by companies and individuals in a range of other high-profile criminal matters.
In The Legal 500 she is recognised as having a “very keen intellect.” Chambers and Partners has recognised her as a leading individual in her field. She is an accomplished litigator with extensive knowledge of and experience in matters involving internal and external investigations and prosecutions under the full range of potential criminal offences and sanctions. Ms. Harris has broad experience advising government ministers on the development and implementation of policy and fraud strategy, and leading complex overseas enquiries and analyses.
Assembly Member and Cabinet Secretary for Education, Welsh Government
Journalist & Life Peer
Chief Corporate Officer, ScottishPower
Professor of Journalism
Chair, Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) Council
Chief Executive of Ofcom