A member of the firm's Litigation Department, Saverio Romeo focuses his practice on white-collar criminal defense and complex commercial litigation.
Saverio has represented clients in U.S. Justice Department investigations as well as in matters involving alleged violations of consumer financial protection laws, health care statutes, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the False Claims Act and Anti Kickback statutes. He has experience conducting internal investigations and assists clients in responding to government subpoenas, including the collection, analysis and production of digital information.
Saverio is experienced in all stages of litigation in state and federal court, including drafting pleadings, motions practice, pretrial preparation, trial and appellate work.
He also maintains a robust pro bono practice and was named to the 2020 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll, with high honors, by the D.C. Access to Justice Commission and the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center.
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