Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Samuel W Seymour

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Practice Areas

Accounting fraud, securities fraud, foreign bribery, price fixing, economic sanctions violations, money laundering, obstruction of justice. Mr. Seymour’s practice also encompasses commercial litigation and arbitration matters, including derivative cases, shareholder actions and complex contract disputes.

Career

A partner since 1994, Mr. Seymour has represented clients in many high-profile investigations involving allegations of accounting fraud, securities fraud, foreign bribery, price fixing, economic sanctions violations, money laundering and obstruction of justice. He represents individuals and institutions in enforcement matters across a broad range of financial and industrial business sectors worldwide. Mr. Seymour also served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney and Deputy Chief Appellate Attorney in the Southern District of New York from 1988 through 1991.

Professional Memberships

ABA; ABCNY (President 2010-2012); NY Council of Defense Lawyers; Practising Law Institute (Chair of the Board).

Publications

Author, “The Interplay Between Commercial Litigation and Criminal Proceedings” in the treatise Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts, Third Edition.

Personal

Columbia Law (JD, 1982); Dartmouth (AB, 1979).