Mr Steven Tyrrell > Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
2001 M STREET, NW, SUITE 600
United States
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Co-Head of Weil’s White Collar Defense, Regulatory and Investigations practice


Steven Tyrrell is Co-Head of Weil’s White Collar Defense, Regulatory and Investigations practice. His practice focuses on white collar criminal defense, regulatory enforcement matters, and internal investigations, with an emphasis on matters involving the FCPA and other anti-corruption laws, securities fraud, accounting fraud, and healthcare fraud, among other topics. He also advises clients on FCPA and anti-corruption due diligence in the context of M&A transactions and assists clients in developing and executing anti-corruption internal compliance programs.

Steve previously served as Chief of the Fraud Section of the U.S. Department of Justice, where he led the investigation, prosecution, and coordination of a broad range of sophisticated economic crime matters and enforcement initiatives. He also served as Deputy Chief of the Counterterrorism Section of the Criminal Division of the DOJ, as well as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of Florida and the Northern District of New York for more than 15 years, investigating and prosecuting a variety of criminal cases, with an emphasis on white collar matters. He acted as lead counsel for the United States in nearly forty criminal jury trials.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP acts for large international companies and high-profile individuals on criminal, regulatory and civil matters. It has particular expertise in antitust, securities, sexual harassment, sanctions and FCA issues. Washington DC’s Steven Tyrrell co-heads the team alongside New York’s Christopher Garcia with Tyrrell recommended for FCPA and DOJ matters, and Garcia handling government investigations involving securities, tax and wire fraud. Sarah Coyne, who is also based in New York, is a former federal prosecutor who has recently been dealing with a number of abuse and discrimination, and regulatory investigations.