Peter A. Chavkin, Co-chair of the White Collar Defense and Corporate Compliance & Internal Investigations practices of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C., has received the 2015 Client Choice Award for White Collar Crime –New York. The award was presented at the annual gala dinner in London.
Established in 2005, the Client Choice awards recognize those partners around the world that stand apart for the excellent client service they provide. The criteria for awards focus on the ability to add real value to clients' business above and beyond the other players in the market. Uniquely, these awards survey senior corporate counsel only, with this year’s winners chosen from a pool of more than 2,000 individual client assessments.
Mr. Chavkin has more than 35 years’ experience focusing on white collar criminal defense and other regulatory and enforcement matters. He has tried numerous cases to verdict and argued many appeals. Mr. Chavkin has represented individuals and entities in investigations and trials conducted by federal and state prosecutors across the nation, as well as the SEC, FINRA, and other securities regulators. He has handled matters as diverse as antiquities fraud, tax evasion, fraud in the marketing of financial instruments, various types of health care fraud, and political corruption.
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