2nd Annual White Collar Crime Institute




White Collar Crime Committee of the New York City Bar Association


How to Win (Without Trial): Pre-Indictment Advocacy

On Monday, May 20, 2013 Morvillo Abramowitz Partner Elkan Abramowitz took part in the 2nd Annual White Collar Crime Institute, hosted by the White Collar Crime Committee of the New York City Bar Association. The full-day program explored critical developments that have characterized the new era of white collar enforcement. Mr. Abramowitz took part in a Plenary Session titled, "How to Win (Without Trial): Pre-Indictment Advocacy" which covered topics including: Proffers, attorney proffers, and proffer agreements; Strategic waiver of attorney-client privilege; Pre-indictment litigation; Pitches to prosecutors; Joint defense agreements, and; Minimizing collateral damage in parallel civil proceedings. The panel was moderated by the Honorable Raymond J. Lohier, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals Judge, Second Circuit, and included Karen Patton Seymour of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Bruce E. Yannett of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, and Richard B. Zabel, Deputy U.S. Attorney, SDNY. For more information please click here.