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David S. Krakoff

Washington, DC, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government InvestigationsFCPA
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Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations - District of Columbia

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David Krakoff maintains a prominent trial practice, which sees him regularly called upon by high-profile individuals and corporate executives to defend them in major criminal proceedings.
"He does a really superb job of independently assessing, questioning and probing the facts, and knowing where and how to push back against the opposition." "He is supremely skilled, as well as very strategic and detail-oriented."
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David Krakoff is a seasoned criminal defense attorney who brings extensive experience representing clients facing alleged FCPA violations.
"He is a shrewd tactician and always thoroughly prepared." "He has great tactical judgment and a sense for strategy." "He is very, very talented."
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David Krakoff has established himself over the last 30 years as one of the nation’s leading trial lawyers and counselors for high-stakes criminal and complex civil litigation. Resident in Buckley LLP’s Washington, D.C., office and a member of the firm’s partner Board, Mr. Krakoff represents corporations and executives in all aspects of criminal, civil, and parallel enforcement matters with strategic advice, investigation, and advocacy before government agencies and trials.

Mr. Krakoff’s clients are investigated and prosecuted by the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Treasury Department, and other domestic and foreign enforcement agencies. They face prosecution for potential violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and the laws regulating securities enforcement, accounting fraud, public corruption, antitrust, tax health care, export control, False Claims Act, trade secrets, and the environment. In addition, his clients are often involved in high-stakes shareholder class action litigation. Mr. Krakoff has had primary trial responsibility in more than 50 cases.

In addition to his experience in private practice, Mr. Krakoff served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia for 10 years.

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Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Columbia

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J.D., Antioch School of Law; A.B., Dartmouth College

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