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Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations - New York
"He has excellent judgment and is good to collaborate with." "Tough and combative when he needs to be and able to reach a resolution when it is the right thing to do.""He's an incredibly smart, insightful lawyer who is comfortable in the courtroom."
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White Collar and Corporate Crime; Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations; State Attorneys General
John M. Hillebrecht is a veteran trial and appellate lawyer with an extensive background in high-profile cases and over 25 years of experience handling complicated criminal and civil litigation and investigations.
Immediately prior to joining DLA Piper in 2010, John served for 15 years as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York, garnering extensive trial, appellate and supervisory experience.
He has served as lead or sole counsel in more than 20 jury trials and approximately 50 Second Circuit appeals. His practice focuses on white collar criminal defense, internal investigations, regulatory enforcement, securities class actions, complex commercial litigation, and criminal tax matters. John is National Co-Chair of DLA Piper's White Collar practice.
J.D., Stanford Law School 1989; B.A., Georgetown University 1985