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Jason A. Jones

U.S. Department of Justice
Assistant Chief, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Unit
Washington, DC, USA

Jason Jones is an Assistant Chief in the FCPA Unit of the Fraud Section. Prior to joining the Criminal Division, Jason was Chief of the Violent Crimes and Terrorism Section in the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York, supervising some of the most successful complex racketeering and international terrorism prosecutions in the country. 

Jason has prosecuted and supervised dozens of complex federal cases. Among several other matters, Jason secured convictions against terrorists who plotted to blow up JFK Airport; corporate executives who perpetrated a $2.2 billion securities fraud; and dozens of violent gang members, including two death penalty trials.

Jason's experience also includes the prosecution of a wide range of other federal crimes, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, money laundering, tax fraud, narcotics and firearms trafficking, child pornography, immigration violations and counterfeiting. Jason also participated in the investigation of international terrorists held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Jason has been the recipient of the Attorney General's Award for Excellence in Furthering the Interests of U.S. National Security, the Federal Law Enforcement Foundation's Federal Prosecution Award, and the U.S. Attorney's Office Award for Excellence in Criminal Litigation.


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