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McCool Law PLLC

Steven McCool

Washington, DC, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations , Litigation: Trial Lawyers
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Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations - District of Columbia

Band 2

Steven McCool draws widespread praise for his work defending senior executives and other individuals in high-stakes criminal trials, as well as regulatory investigations.
"He is an absolute bulldog, and the fighter you need when going to trial." "He has very good trial skills, and is not afraid to stand up to anyone in court."
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Litigation: Trial Lawyers - USA - Nationwide

Band 2

Steven McCool is well regarded for his expert handling of criminal cases, involving issues such as bank and securities fraud, money laundering and FCPA violations.
"A terrific trial lawyer who's very effective in the courtroom." "He has very good trial skills in all respects and is totally unafraid of standing up to judges and prosecutors whenever he has to."
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Steven McCool represents companies, officers, directors, executives and other individuals in criminal, civil and administrative matters, including grand jury investigations, internal investigations, Inspector General investigations, Congressional inquiries, SEC enforcement proceedings, and False Claims Act litigation. He has litigated a variety of cases relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, ITAR, export controls, the Clean Water Act, bank fraud, money laundering, securities fraud, government contracting fraud, mortgage and other accounting fraud, civil business disputes, and asset forfeiture.

Career

Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1990-1998

Professional Memberships

American College of Trial Lawyers

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Mr. McCool has served as lead counsel in more than 75 criminal and civil jury and bench trials. He is consistently identified as one of the Best Lawyers in America® by U.S. News & World Report (Tier 1 – Criminal Defense: White-Collar Litigation). He is also recognized, year after year, as one of “Washington’s Top Lawyers” by Washingtonian Magazine, and in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, Mr. McCool was named as one of the “Top 100 Lawyers in Washington, DC” by Super Lawyers®. The National Law Journal named him as one of 50 lawyers in the United States who has made his mark in white-collar litigation.

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Steven McCool

McCool Law PLLC

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1776 K Street, NW, Suite 200

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