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Cohen & Gresser LLP

800 THIRD AVENUE, NEW YORK 10022, USA
Tel:
Work +212 957 7600
Fax:
Fax +212 957 4514
Email:
Web:
www.cohengresser.com
New York, Paris, Seoul, Washington DC

Jonathan Abernethy

Tel:
Work +1 212 707 1322
Email:
Cohen & Gresser LLP

Work Department

White Collar Defense/ Litigation and Arbitration

Career

Jonathan Abernethy represents clients in white collar criminal and regulatory investigations, internal investigations, and complex commercial litigation.  He is a recognized authority on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), and regularly advises global companies on FCPA matters.  Additionally, he represents companies and individuals in sensitive investigations and prosecutions involving securities fraud, wire and mail fraud, antitrust, commodities fraud, and other white collar matters.  He has extensive experience with various U.S. Attorney's Offices, the Department of Justice, the SEC, the CFTC, the New York General's Office, and the Manhattan D.A.'s Office.

Languages

English

Member

New York State Bar; Massachusetts Bar; U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Education

J.D. Columbia Law School, 1996; B.A., Stanford University, 1991


United States: Dispute resolution

Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

Within: Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

First-rate litigation boutiqueCohen & Gresser LLP fields ‘an excellent group of sophisticated lawyers’ with a particular strength in the financial industry, including recent representations in rate setting and OFAC cases. The ‘bright and highly skilledMark Cohen in New York is representing a former analyst for Och-Ziff Capital Management’s European subsidiary in a high-profile FCPA case brought by the SEC. Also recommended are ‘effective trial lawyer’ Stephen Sinaiko, Jonathan Abernethy, and Melissa Maxman, who is the managing partner of the Washington DC office and has significant expertise in environmental criminal law and white-collar defense.

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