You are the paralegal in the organized crime practice in a large law firm. In the face of a looming budget deficit and likely cutbacks ahead, your lead attorney has asked you to write a memorandum justifying the future existence of the RICO criminal defense practice.
- Using APA format, write a justification of 2–3 pages for continuing your unit. Bear in mind that by retaining your practice, other functions will need to be scaled back or eliminated.
- Be sure to explain and discuss the RICO Act.
- Support your arguments with citations to sources in APA format.