Joel Hammerman is a former federal prosecutor who represents companies and executives in government investigations, civil and criminal litigation, internal investigations and at trial. Joel is a seasoned trial lawyer and appellate advocate who has tried more than 20 cases and argued 11 matters in the U.S. Court of Appeals.
Joel represents clients in complex compliance and enforcement matters, litigating allegations of fraud, and conducting internal investigations. He has led internal investigations for clients in a variety of industries and has represented corporations and individuals in matters involving the U.S. Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Environmental Protection Agency, and other federal and state regulators. These representations have involved allegations of health care fraud, violations of the False Claims Act, environmental offenses, financial reporting irregularities, securities fraud, antitrust violations, public corruption, U.S. sanctions programs, tax offenses, embezzlement, and investment and corporate fraud.