Episode 916: The Whistleblower Whisperer : Planet Money Jordan Thomas is a lawyer who represents some of Wall Street's biggest whistleblowers. The life that led him here is extraordinary.
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Episode 916: The Whistleblower Whisperer

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Episode 916: The Whistleblower Whisperer

Episode 916: The Whistleblower Whisperer

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Jordan Thomas, prominent lawyer for whistleblowers.

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Jordan Thomas is one of the top whistleblower lawyers in the country. When people on Wall Street see some kind of financial wrongdoing and want to report it, they can work with him to bring evidence to the SEC anonymously. Tips his clients have brought to the SEC have led to huge cases against some of the biggest banks in the world.

On today's show, Jordan Thomas talks about the world of Wall Street whistleblowers—and about the extraordinary life that led him to the work he does now.

Music: "Pyramid Thoughts", "Sneaky Neighbors" and "Smoke And Mirrors."

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