Criminal defense work is an integral part of our practice at Kiernan Trebach. Our lawyers include both former prosecutors as well as public defenders , and we have now have on our team, joining one of the Firm’s founding partners who has decades of practicing and teaching criminal law, a partner with extensive criminal practice in both Federal and local courts across the country. Our firm represents individuals in government investigations involving white-collar litigation and general criminal litigation of the most serious nature. Among our clients are federal and corporate officials as well as Foreign Service officers who are the subject of employment related investigations with possible employment and criminal law sanctions. Because of our reputation for zealous and ethical representation of our clients, many of our clients are not charged by the government and never see the inside of a courtroom.
For those client who must face trial, our criminal defense team is made up of experienced and tenacious trial lawyers with decades of successes for its clients, many in high profile and serious matters. We have attorneys on our criminal defense team who teach criminal law courses involving both prosecution and defense, in highly regarded law schools. Additionally, our team members have taught courses involving trial and defense strategies to criminal lawyers in local and national criminal bar associations in Boston, Washington and throughout the U.S. Team members have qualified as expert witnesses, testifying in federal and local courts in the area of criminal defense representation.
Our experience allows our clients to know we have walked with clients through challenges of a criminal trial and have won.