Simone E. Ross is a litigator who skillfully manages complex criminal investigations and civil litigation for corporate and individual clients in a number of industries, including the pharmaceutical, financial, energy, and defense, homeland, and national security sectors. Ms. Ross specializes in white collar criminal defense, corporate internal investigations, and complex civil litigation. She has represented clients in parallel criminal and civil proceedings conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and other federal and state agencies, as well as in congressional investigations. She also has represented clients in litigation matters involving business torts, civil fraud, product liability, and employment disputes.
Ms. Ross previously served in the U.S. Department of Justice as an Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Columbia, where she tried and argued criminal cases in the local and federal courts of the District of Columbia, and as an Assistant Counsel in the Office of Professional Responsibility, where she investigated allegations of prosecutorial misconduct.