JaneAnne Murray has over twenty years of experience representing clients in complex criminal, regulatory and civil matters. She has defended individuals in many sensitive and high-profile investigations and proceedings, and has tried over twenty jury trials as lead counsel. She has handled major matters involving insider trading, securities fraud, bank fraud, insurance fraud, money laundering, RICO violations, computer and Internet-related crimes, tax offenses, embezzlement, terrorism, bribery and obstruction of justice.
In addition to her work in criminal cases, Ms. Murray has represented whistleblowers, witnesses and targets before a variety of investigative bodies, including the U.S. Congress, the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Internal Revenue Service, the New York Attorney General’s Office and the New York State Tax Department. She has also counseled individual and corporate clients with regard to internal corporate investigations.
She is a board member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and co-chairs NACDL's Sentencing Committee and Second Look Taskforce. She is a member of the steering committee of the NACDL/FAMM State Clemency Project.
In addition to her practice, she teaches criminal procedure and evidence at the University of Minnesota Law School, where she also runs a clinical program representing clemency applicants.