‘Whopper of a Factor’: Pandemic Fueled Incoming Tips, and Clients, Whistleblower Lawyers Say

Headquarters of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C. Credit: Diego M. Radzinschi / NLJ

Two months ago, whistleblower lawyer Sean McKessy was approached by a prospective client with a story to tell about misled investors and a company seizing on the coronavirus outbreak to smooth over past poor performance.