Adam Weinstein is an associate in Hughes Hubbard’s New York Office. His practice focuses on complex litigation, white collar criminal defense, and internal investigations. Adam represents corporations and individuals in responding to inquiries and investigations by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and has assisted in anti-corruption efforts for companies around the globe in matters involving the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the U.K. Bribery Act. In these matters, he has conducted witness interviews, coordinated with local counsel and client representatives, prepared detailed fact-finding reports, and assisted in interfacing with domestic and foreign governmental authorities.
Adam has also gained extensive experience representing clients in litigation matters involving a variety of fraud claims, contract disputes, employment discrimination, and defamation suits.
“International Anti-Corruption: The Impact of Anti-Corruption Laws in the International Legal Community,” Boston College Law School, April 4, 2018
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Representation of multinational aerospace and defense company in due diligence review of all third-party relationships for risk factors pertaining to the FCPA, UK Bribery Act, and other international anti-corruption laws
Representation of a foreign government pursuing fraud claims in federal and state courts seeking to recover over $2 billion obtained through a scheme involving false tax refund claims
Representation of the trustee for the liquidation of Lehman Brothers Inc. in handling unsecured general creditor litigation claims
Representation of an international corporation in a dispute over a rival’s false advertising campaign
Representation of a major media company in connection with a Department of Justice antitrust investigation
Defense of a financial firm against claims of sexual harassment in the workplace
Adam’s robust pro bono practice has focused on representing clients in housing, immigration, and family court proceedings