Vivek Kothari

Associate

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Vivek is a trial lawyer with extensive civil and criminal experience in courts across the country. A former federal prosecutor, he has significant trial and motions experience prosecuting computer crimes, public corruption, fraud, money laundering, and trans-national organized crime. Before that, he practiced at the Washington D.C. law firm of WilmerHale where he provided regulatory guidance, compliance advice, and representation for clients dealing with government and internal investigations and complex civil litigation. He clerked in the Southern District of New York, handling securities litigation related to Moody's role in the financial crisis. Vivek also managed the programmatic budget in Virginia for the Obama re-election campaign.

Vivek served as lead attorney in several federal jury trials, examining and cross examining witnesses, advocated at opening statements, closing arguments, and sentencing hearings. He also drafted Eleventh Circuit briefs, motions in limine, and responses to pre-trial motions.

Some of his experience includes:

  • Conducting a factual investigation for bank under investigation for fraud.
  • Leading a team providing research, validation, testing, and support for internal policies and procedures pertaining to banking compliance, risk, and asset management.
  • Representing a pharmaceutical company in intellectual property litigation.
  • Negotiating successful resolution with DOJ for executive under investigation for procurement fraud.

Vivek Kothari

Associate

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Vivek is a trial lawyer with extensive civil and criminal experience in courts across the country. A former federal prosecutor, he has significant trial and motions experience prosecuting computer crimes, public corruption, fraud, money laundering, and trans-national organized crime. Before that, he practiced at the Washington D.C. law firm of WilmerHale where he provided regulatory guidance, compliance advice, and representation for clients dealing with government and internal investigations and complex civil litigation. He clerked in the Southern District of New York, handling securities litigation related to Moody's role in the financial crisis. Vivek also managed the programmatic budget in Virginia for the Obama re-election campaign.

Vivek served as lead attorney in several federal jury trials, examining and cross examining witnesses, advocated at opening statements, closing arguments, and sentencing hearings. He also drafted Eleventh Circuit briefs, motions in limine, and responses to pre-trial motions.

Some of his experience includes:

  • Conducting a factual investigation for bank under investigation for fraud.
  • Leading a team providing research, validation, testing, and support for internal policies and procedures pertaining to banking compliance, risk, and asset management.
  • Representing a pharmaceutical company in intellectual property litigation.
  • Negotiating successful resolution with DOJ for executive under investigation for procurement fraud.