Phara A. Guberman is a partner in the Investigations and White Collar Defense practice at Paul Hastings LLP, based in the firm's New York office. I defend corporations and executives in sensitive and high-stakes investigations and trials involving all aspects of white collar crime, which frequently involve multiple jurisdictions and cross-border issues. Ms. Guberman also conducts internal investigations for companies, their boards and committees, and handles civil and class action securities matters related to government and internal investigations.
Ms. Guberman has successfully handled a wide array of regulatory enforcement and white collar criminal matters, including those involving allegations of corporate and accounting fraud, securities fraud, insider trading, misappropriation of trade secrets, consumer protection issues, and money laundering. She regularly represents clients in court and before the United States Department of Justice ("DOJ"), the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), the Federal Reserve, state attorney generals, FINRA and other self-regulatory organizations, other federal agencies, and international regulators. In 2021, she was honored by Global Investigations Review as one of 100 notable Women in Investigations around the world in the white collar area of law. Ms. Guberman was previously recognized by Law360 in 2018 as one of five national "Rising Stars" in White Collar and as a "Legal Lion" in 2019.