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Steven Tyrrell

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP


Steven Tyrrell, Managing Partner of the firm’s Washington, DC office and chair of its White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice, represents companies and individuals in a variety of white collar criminal and regulatory enforcement matters, and conducts internal investigations on behalf of companies and boards of directors. Before joining the firm, he served as a federal prosecutor for twenty years, including over three years as Chief of the US Department of Justice’s Fraud Section, where he led the investigation, prosecution and coordination of a range of sophisticated economic crime matters and enforcement initiatives, Deputy Chief of the Counterterrorism Section, where he supervised the investigation and prosecution of a variety of terrorism, terrorist financing, and export control matters, and as an Assistant US Attorney in both the Southern District of Florida and Northern District of New York.

United States: Dispute resolution

Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

Within: Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

The practice at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is ‘excellent on all levels’. Washington DC-based practice co-head Steven Tyrrellis representing a former Insys executive in connection with a DOJ Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) prosecution into allegations of healthcare fraud and kickbacks, and is acting for Vantage Drilling International with respect to a DOJ and SEC investigation into alleged FCPA violations in connection to its dealings with Petrobras. New York-based co-head, Christopher Garcia, represented FXCM in separate CFTC and National Futures Association investigations, concerning alleged misrepresentation of offering documents - resulting in a favorable settlement. New York’s Sarah Coyne and Washington DC-based FCPA and healthcare specialist Holly Loiseau are also recommended.

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