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Sharon L. McCarthy

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Sharon L. McCarthy, an experienced trial lawyer, has extensive experience representing individuals in white-collar criminal matters and tax controversies including government investigations of securities fraud, tax fraud, bank fraud, accounting fraud, antitrust violations, and mail and wire fraud, including honest services fraud. Ms. McCarthy also conducts sensitive internal investigations for corporate and institutional clients. She has represented individuals implicated, but not charged, in major public corruption cases. Ms. McCarthy has successfully represented numerous clients in connection with both IRS and NYS tax audits involving sensitive matters. She represents individuals in MDL litigation relating to Danish dividend arbitrage trading. Ms. McCarthy previously served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York, where she held leadership positions, as well as in special investigatory roles for the New York State Attorney General and the Commissioner of the New York City Police Department. Ms. McCarthy is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a past President of the Fordham Law Alumni Association. She also has served in leadership roles for the Association of the Bar of the City of New York and the American College of Trial Lawyers.