Rich Sobiecki

Special Counsel

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Washington, D.C.

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Trial Experience

  • Secured jury verdict in excess of $1 billion for securities fraud on behalf of multimedia corporation
  • First-chaired criminal defense against claim of attempted murder and secured hung jury
  • Defended government agency against claims of employment discrimination
  • Defended former government official against claims of conspiracy and accepting illegal gratuities

Other Representations

  • Former government official-defense against claims of bribery, extortion, conspiracy, and accepting illegal gratuities
  • Foreign government officials-defense resulting in complete dismissal of fraud and expropriation action brought by foreign investors
  • Foreign political figure-prosecution of a multimillion-dollar fraud action
  • Fortune 500 energy corporation-representation in a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation
  • Fortune 500 media corporation-representation in complex federal securities fraud and breach of contract litigation
  • FDIC as Receiver for Washington Mutual Bank-representation involving more than 20 class actions against failed bank, which resulted in class decertification in two separate actions