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Martin J. Weinstein

Martin J. Weinstein

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Washington, DC, USA


Martin J. Weinstein is a partner in the Litigation Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and leads the Compliance & Enforcement Practice Group. Mr. Weinstein represents Fortune 500 companies and their Audit Committees or Boards of Directors in a wide variety of foreign business practices, compliance, and white-collar matters, including the FCPA and financial fraud. He regularly designs and benchmarks corporate compliance programs, conducts internal investigations worldwide, and counsels on a variety of foreign business practice areas involving export controls, trade sanctions, and related matters. He also negotiates business transactions and represents clients before federal and state authorities, as well as before Congress.

Chambers USA and Chambers Global have given Mr. Weinstein tier 1 rankings since 2007. Mr. Weinstein was also named one of the "100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics" in 2007, and as one of the "Attorneys Who Matter" by Ethisphere Magazine in 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012.
In 25 years of practice, Mr. Weinstein has handled numerous sensitive complex investigations and litigation matters involving international, financial, and political issues. For example, Mr. Weinstein:
  • Defended or prosecuted many of the biggest FCPA cases in history
  • Tried nearly 40 federal jury trials across the country
  • Represented Boards of Directors and Audit Committees of major multinationals in sensitive investigations or government enforcement actions
  • Represents a major multinational oil company in defending charges of human rights abuses
  • Developed compliance programs for many of the Fortune 500
  • Represented the Director of Export Compliance for a major defense contractor
  • Represented one of the two major political parties in the 1996 Campaign Finance investigation carried out by various Congressional Committees and Justice Department prosecutors
  • Represented the Commissioner of Major League Baseball in the Pete Rose matter

EDUCATION

University of Virginia JD, 1984
Dartmouth College BA, 1981

Martin J. Weinstein is associated with the following items:
Live Seminar  Live Seminar The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2018, Monday, April 23, 2018, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2018, Monday, April 23, 2018, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2018, Monday, April 23, 2018, Cleveland, OH
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2018, Monday, April 23, 2018, Boston, MA
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2018, Monday, April 23, 2018, New Brunswick , NJ
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and International Anti-Corruption Developments 2018, Monday, April 23, 2018, Atlanta, GA
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