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Firm Experience
The Bradlau Group, LLP (TBG) is a business consulting and fact-finding firm that specializes in developing and implementing corporate compliance programs and providing corporate integrity monitoring services for private and public sector clients including the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York, the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC), the New York City Department of Investigation, New York City Business Integrity Commission, the New York City School Construction Authority, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), other government agencies and authorities, and numerous top ranked law firms.

TBG recently concluded an engagement as the Independent Federal Examiner of Local 1 of the International Union of Elevator Constructors. Among current engagements, TBG is: monitoring labor law and environmental compliance for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey during construction of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub; integrity monitor of a roofing company for DASNY and NYS Office of General Services; and providing vendor integrity background screening for LMDC. TBG also provides support services to the federal monitor appointed by the US District Court for the Southern District of New York to oversee compliance by the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP) with federal court mandates. The firm has been the monitor, or Independent Private Sector Inspector General (IPSIG), for one of the largest structural steel painting companies in the United States, an international construction management firm, a fish wholesaler at the Fulton Fish Market, and several construction companies based in New York. In 2005, TBG was engaged to support the Examiner appointed by the United States Bankruptcy Court after the collapse of one of the nation’s largest lenders in the “subprime” mortgage market. TBG had previously provided support services to the Examiner when he was the federal monitor appointed by the U.S. District Court for New Jersey to reform the business operations of the International Boxing Federation (IBF). In 2001 and 2002 TBG was extensively involved in monitoring the integrity of debris removal operations at Ground Zero under direction of the NYC Department of Investigation. Over the years, TBG has successfully completed numerous monitorships involving construction management firms, public works construction companies, solid waste hauling companies, transfer stations, and materials recycling operations.

Professional Staff
George F. Bradlau is the founder and principal executive of The Bradlau Group. He is an expert on organized crime infiltration of legitimate business, particularly in the construction and solid waste industries. Mr. Bradlau prosecuted numerous cases for the State of New York involving organized crime and/or official corruption prior to entering the private sector as an investigative attorney in 1993. He was an assistant deputy attorney general with the NYS Organized Crime Task Force in charge of the environmental crime team, director of the NYC Construction Industry Strike Force, assistant director of the Mid-Hudson Demonstration Program on Hazardous Waste Enforcement for the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), and an assistant state special anti-corruption prosecutor in New York City. Mr. Bradlau has lectured extensively to law enforcement organizations and regulators on the investigation and prosecution of organized crime and on the Fourth Amendment.

Michael J. Tone is Senior Counsel and Managing Director for The Bradlau Group. He is a former prosecutor for the Kings County District Attorney Rackets Bureau and NYS Organized Crime Task Force. Mr. Tone was also deputy division director of the Environmental Enforcement Division of the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and a partner in the multinational law firm Nixon Peabody, LLP. He is an expert on corporate law, organized crime and environmental matters.

Charles L. Zammit is chief investigator for The Bradlau Group, and a retired New York City Police detective and licensed private investigator. During his police career, Mr. Zammit was assigned to a joint NYC-federal organized crime task force. With The Bradlau Group, Mr. Zammit has worked extensively as the field coordinator on numerous corporate integrity monitoring engagements for federal, state, and local government agencies.

The Bradlau Group Research Unit is directed by an experienced public record and database researcher and analyst. Using public records, commercial and proprietary databases, internet, and other available sources, the firm prepares profiles of businesses and/or individuals as may be required by an engagement. The TBG Research Unit plays a key role in providing Business Integrity Background Screening services to the LMDC. The Research Unit also conducts corporate succession searches, often in connection with potentially responsible party investigations to identify and establish liability for environmental remediation, and using public record and database resources, locates witnesses or identifies sources of relevant information to support firm engagements.

TBG incorporates a network of trusted professionals and associates from a variety of disciplines including accountants, internal auditors, investigators, environmental specialist and engineers. As part of this network, TBG maintains a strategic partnership with BST Forensic Accounting & Litigation Services. These professionals are available to meet the staffing requirements of any engagement.



George F. Bradlau & Associates, PLLC
Counselors At Law
One North Lexington Avenue, 7th Fl
White Plains, New York 10601
Tel: 914-997-1600
Fax: 855-243-9400