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Practice area:

Regulatory investigations

Adam Hakki is the Firm’s Global Managing Partner. He is also Global Head of the Firm’s Litigation Practice and Disputes Unit, maintaining a full time litigation and government investigation practice, with particular focus on securities, antitrust, and corporate governance matters, both civil and criminal. Widely recognized as one of the country’s preeminent litigators, Adam regularly appears in the courtroom, boardroom and before the Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, CFTC, FINRA, and other regulators. With decades of experience, Adam is seasoned in crisis management and a first-choice counsel to the financial industry for major cases and investigations. Adam also frequently represents companies, directors and senior executives in other industries, especially healthcare and biotech, technology and media. In four of the last six years, Benchmark Litigation named Adam the sole “Securities Lawyer of the Year” for the entire United States. Most recently, Adam was named a Law360 MVP in recognition of a string of high-profile courtroom victories for the third consecutive year.


Updated Sep 2021