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A former federal and state prosecutor and experienced trial lawyer, Joey defends companies and individuals in a wide range of white-collar criminal and regulatory enforcement matters, parallel civil litigation, and corporate internal investigations. He has significant experience handling matters involving securities fraud, insider trading, health care fraud, the False Claims Act, antitrust violations, bribery, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, money laundering, tax fraud, and environmental violations. He has served as lead counsel in over 30 jury trials, including a federal case in which the jury acquitted his client of all crimes charged in the indictment.


Assistant U.S. Attorney, Northern District of Georgia; DOJ John Marshall Award; Assistant District Attorney, Fulton County District Attorney’s Office, Atlanta, GA.


University of North Carolina (J.D., 1996); University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A., 1993).

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Alston & Bird Adds Senior Trial Lawyer and Former Federal Prosecutor Joanna C. Hendon as Partner

R Joseph Burby IV, Joanna C. Hendon, Richard Hays, Brett Jaffe, Jenny Kramer

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Alston & Bird Welcomes Former Federal Prosecutor Joey Burby as Litigation Partner in Atlanta

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