Jenny Kramer is a partner in the Litigation & Trial Practice Group who focuses her practice on white collar criminal defense, SEC and other regulatory enforcement, internal investigations, and complex commercial litigation. She represents financial institutions, corporations, and individuals across a range of industries in international and domestic criminal matters, including corruption and bribery allegations, money laundering, the Bank Secrecy Act, FCPA, and health care and securities. Jenny made headlines as part of the defense team representing U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez against government charges of bribery and corruption, which were dismissed following a three-month trial. Jenny also made news by winning a unanimous decision from the Third Circuit overturning a lower court ruling and vacating a decision to unseal the identity of client “John Doe” in the Bridgegate scandal in New Jersey.
Jenny served as an assistant U.S. attorney in the District of New Jersey for more than nine years. She conducted and prosecuted large-scale, complex financial fraud investigations, including market manipulation and investment schemes, securities, corporate, mail and wire fraud, and insider trading. Jenny worked closely with the SEC in joint investigations yielding administrative and criminal penalties. She tried to verdict numerous cases involving charges of conspiracy, fraud, obstruction of justice, public corruption, and violations of the Federal Election Campaign Act.