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Ford O’Brien Landy LLP

With law offices in Austin, Texas, and New York, New York, the law firm of Ford O’Brien Landy LLP represents a diverse range of professionals, corporations and businesses throughout the country and around the world who have legal needs involving:

  • Commercial litigation
  • Regulatory and investigation defense
  • Digital asset litigation
  • White collar criminal defense
  • Employment law

Our lawyers have decades of combined legal experience, and we promise to sit with you and fully discuss your rights and options to help you make the most informed decisions. You can rely on us for practical and actionable advice each step of the way. We will work diligently to help you get the positive results you seek as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.

Over the course of our history, we have handled numerous high-profile and high-stakes cases, and we have achieved a remarkable record of success. We will treat you with the care and respect you deserve, and we are always available to address your question and concerns as they arise. Our attorneys have earned consistent recognition as among the top lawyers in the nation. Perhaps even more meaningful, our law firm has received dozens of five-star reviews and amazing testimonials from our satisfied clients.

We have worked with clients in the financial and securities industries, as well as technology and other industries. We are passionate about what we do, and that passion drives our efforts at helping our clients get favorable outcomes for their business disputes, regulatory investigations, employment matters and criminal prosecution.

To speak with us about your legal needs and find out how we can best assist you with resolving your issue, you can contact Ford O’Brien Landy LLP to request a confidential consultation.

United States v. Joseph SanFilippo

Increasingly, judges and lawyers are calling attention to the excesses of white-collar sentencing under the federal sentencing guidelines.  Defendants found guilty of economic crimes have never been especially sympathetic, to put it mildly, so this trend is noteworthy and long overdue.  However, even white-collar defendants who are acquitted and do not face sentencing can pay a heavy price in our system of justice, as the Platinum case shows.

The Ultimate Resolution

On July 9, 2019, after a nine-week federal trial, Joseph SanFilippo, the Chief Financial Officer of Platinum Partners, was acquitted of all counts in an indictment charging him with securities fraud, investment adviser fraud, mail fraud, and two counts of conspiracy.  Joe was defended by Ford O’Brien Landy.  Two other defendants successfully moved to have their partial convictions on ancillary charges set aside, and the government is now appealing.

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Justice for Victims of the Beirut Blast

“The plaintiffs, advised by Ford O’Brien LLP, an American law firm, say it was neither coincidence nor happenstance. Spectrum knew that it had entered into these contracts with a highly corrupt, highly dysfunctional state.”

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Practice Areas

  • 30%Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • 30%Securities Litigation
  • 10%Business Litigation
  • 10%Business/Corporate
  • 10%Criminal Defense
  • 10%Intellectual Property

All Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Business Litigation
  • Business/Corporate
  • Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Employment & Labor: Employee
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
  • Intellectual Property
  • Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Securities Litigation

All Focus Areas

  • Appeals
  • Business Organizations
  • Contracts
  • Copyrights
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Employment Law - Employee
  • Felony
  • Patents
  • Securities Law
  • Trademarks
  • Whistleblower
  • White Collar Crime
  • Wrongful Termination

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