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Tom Bienert named 2020 Top White Collar Defense Attorney

Fri 11th Dec 2020, Blog, Firm Accomplishments and Recognition

Founding partner Tom Bienert has been named one of California’s leading white collar defense attorneys by the Daily Journal. Tom is one of the nation’s prominent trial attorneys and has spent years defending businesses and individuals in a range of criminal investigations and prosecutions involving fraud, bankruptcy, health care crimes, insider trading, tax offenses and more.

The Daily Journal recognized Tom’s long career as a former federal prosecutor and his involvement in the investigation of President Bill Clinton. In recent years, he and the firm have won significant cases, including a $280 million settlement against pharmaceutical manufacturer Celgene, the second largest recovery ever in a False Claims Act litigated by a private party.  He has also won multiple acquittals and dismissals in criminal cases involving Medicare fraud, securities fraud, and dependent adult abuse.   

Tom is also the recipient of numerous other awards, including “America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators®” and “America’s Top 100®” Civil Defense Litigators for Southern California.

Click here to view Tom’s profile.

Bienert Katzman Littrell Williams LLP defends businesses and individuals in a wide range of criminal investigations and prosecutions involving accounting fraud, antitrust, bank fraud, bankruptcy fraud, bribery, computer crimes, counterfeiting, embezzlement, environmental crimes, extortion, False Claims Act, financial institution fraud, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, forgery, health care fraud, import-export offenses, insider trading, insurance fraud, investment fraud, Medicare/Medicaid fraud, money laundering, mortgage fraud, Ponzi and pyramid schemes, procurement fraud, public corruption, RICO violations, securities law violations, tax fraud and tax evasion, telemarketing fraud, wire fraud, and witness tampering.