Jeremy Barber is a Partner at Wilkinson Stekloff. He is a former federal prosecutor and experienced trial attorney. While at Wilkinson Walsh, Jeremy has played a leading role in multiple high-profile trials in state and federal courts across the country, each resulting in complete defense victories. Among those, Jeremy has worked on trial teams that secured victories for Philip Morris USA in a multi-billion-dollar consumer class action and for Bayer in bellwether trials involving the blood-thinner Xarelto in both federal multi-district litigation in Louisiana and state-court proceedings in Philadelphia. Jeremy has experience in all aspects of trial strategy and preparation in complex litigation. He also oversees the firm’s active pro bono program.
From 2010 to 2014, Jeremy served as Senior Nominations Counsel in the Office of Legal Policy at the U.S. Department of Justice. In that role, Jeremy assisted the Administration with the nomination and confirmation of federal judges. Previously, he spent four years serving as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the District of Columbia, where he prosecuted cases before D.C. jurors and handled cases on appeal before the D.C. Circuit and the D.C. Court of Appeals. Before law school, Jeremy served as a Peace Corps volunteer in The Gambia.