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Robert S Khuzami

Robert S Khuzami

U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of New York
Deputy U.S. Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice
New York, NY, USA


Rob Khuzami currently serves as Deputy United States Attorney in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York.

From July 2013 until January 2018, Rob was a partner in the Government & Internal Investigations Practice Group at Kirkland & Ellis LLP.

Rob served for four years (2009-13) as Director of Enforcement for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.  

From 2002 to 2009, Rob worked at Deutsche Bank AG in New York, serving first as Global Head of Litigation and Regulatory Investigations (2002-04) and then as General Counsel for the Americas (2004-09).

From 1990 to 2002, Rob served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, where he tried ten criminal trials to verdict.  For three years (1999-2002), Rob served as Chief of that Office’s Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force.  Rob was also a member of the prosecution team in United States v. Abdel Rahman, et al., the then-largest terrorism trial in U.S. history that resulted in the conviction of Omar Ahmed Ali Abdel Rahman, and nine co-defendants for operating an international terrorist organization responsible for, among other things, the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center, the 1990 murder of Rabbi Meir Kahane, and the July 1993 plot to bomb the United Nations, the Lincoln and Holland Tunnels, and the FBI Headquarters.

From 1984 to 1990, Rob was an associate at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in New York.

From 1983 to 1984, Rob was a law clerk to the Hon. John R. Gibson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.

Rob is a 1983 graduate of Boston University School of Law, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Law and Medicine, and a 1979 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Rochester, with a B.A. in political science and philosophy.

 

Robert S Khuzami is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray - 49th Annual Institute on Securities Regulation, Monday, November 13, 2017
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray - Securities Regulation Institute (49th Annual), Monday, November 13, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray - The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray, Monday, November 13, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray - The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray, Monday, November 13, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray - The Defense Perspective: The Many Shades of Gray, Monday, November 13, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs 49th Annual Institute on Securities Regulation, Sunday, December 03, 2017, New York, NY
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