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Patricia Pileggi

Schiff Hardin LLP

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Schiff Hardin LLP
1185 Sixth AVenue
30th Floor
New York, NY
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Office: 212-745-0839

Chapter

New York

Bio

​Patricia began her career as a trial attorney in the U.S. Department of Justice, Honors Program and as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Eastern District of New York.  In the U.S. Attorney’s Office, she held the positions of Chief of the Public Integrity Section and Tax Fraud Coordinator. As a federal prosecutor, she investigated and prosecuted hundreds of cases involving government contract fraud, securities fraud, tax fraud and public corruption, winning both the Outstanding Attorney Award from the Tax Division of the U.S. Department of Justice and the IRS Criminal Investigation’s highest honor, The Chief’s Award.

As a former Assistant U.S Attorney with more than 30 years of experience as a white collar practitioner, Patricia Pileggi understands how the system works and is able to shepherd her clients through the intricate maze of legal and corporate regulatory schemes.

Practice Areas

  • Anti-Corruption
  • Antitrust
  • Appeals
  • Asset Forfeiture/Restitutio
  • Compliance Counseling
  • Computer Forensics
  • Corporate Crime
  • Crisis Management
  • Cybercrime
  • Due Diligence Investigations
  • Electronic Discovery
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Government Contracting, Bid Protests and the False Claims Act
  • Government Investigations
  • Healthcare
  • Insider Trading
  • Internal Investigations
  • Privacy, Data Security and Information Law
  • Qui Tam; Whistleblower Defense
  • SEC Enforcement
  • Securities Litigation
  • Tax Controversy
  • Trials
  • White Collar Crime

Law or Graduate School Name

  • State University at Buffalo Law School