Sarah Coyne is a partner in Weil’s global White Collar Defense, Regulatory and Investigations practice. She focuses on a wide range of civil and criminal white collar matters, as well as internal investigations, with experience across industry sectors and an emphasis on financial institutions. She is a regularly featured speaker on CNN and teaches a course on white collar crime at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
Ms. Coyne is a former Assistant U.S. Attorney. She served for 14 years in the District of New Jersey and the Eastern District of New York, where she was Chief of the Business and Securities Fraud Section and oversaw a large team of prosecutors working on white collar criminal matters. In these roles, Ms. Coyne prosecuted or supervised a number of high-profile matters, including those involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, securities and investment fraud, and off-label promotion in the healthcare space. She also tried 14 jury trials and argued seven successful appeals.
Education: New York University School of Law (J.D.), Georgetown University (B.A.)