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  • Representation of corporate executive charged with $170 million bank fraud in four month federal trial;
  • Representation of attorney charged in political corruption case with witness-tampering and obstruction of justice;
  • Representation of pharmacist in large scale drug diversion case in the Southern District of New York;
  • Prosecution of trademark infringement cases for major luxury brands;
  • Defense of individuals in United States and foreign extradition proceedings;
  • Obtained return of a Goya masterpiece painting seized by the United States government in civil forfeiture proceedings;
  • Secured release of bank accounts held by Latin American individuals improperly seized by government and obtained the first reported award of attorneys' fees under the Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Act.
  • The American Lawyers and Corporate Counsel, 2013 Top Rated Lawyers in White Collar Criminal Defense
  • South Florida Legal Guide, Top Lawyer, 2011-2018
  • Florida Super Lawyers, 2012-2018
  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV® Preeminent™ rated
  • Honoree, Florida Immigrant Advocacy Annual Dinner, February, 2001
  • Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Member, NACDL Forfeiture Task Force
  • Member, Florida Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Miami School of Law
  • Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, 1998-2006
  • Assistant United States Attorney, United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Honors Program
  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Edward Gignoux, United States District Court, District of Maine