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Thursday, December 09, 2004

Halpern flip-flops

We at Skallawwag love it when district attorneys whose career it is to procescute white collar crime join law firms to defend white collar crime. For example, Jonathan Halpern is the ex-head of the major crimes unit of the Southern District of New York, in which he handled complex white-collar criminal prosecutions. He has joined Winston & Strawn to practice white-collar criminal defense.

Firm Hires Top Federal Prosecutor
by Anthony Lin
New York Law Journal
as seen in New York Lawyer