Braden Perry Featured as Top 30 Most Powerful White-Collar Attorney

Braden Perry Featured as Top 30 Most Powerful White-Collar Attorney

Missouri Lawyers Media honors Braden Perry, among other experts, as The POWER 30 in white-collar defense.

In the 2020 edition of THE POWER LIST, Missouri Lawyers Media examines the most powerful attorneys in white collar defense law. These attorneys defend their clients from adverse government actions and investigations. The editorial team interviewed attorneys and other practitioners around the state and arrived at what they believe are the 30 most powerful white-collar attorneys in Missouri.

Braden brings a unique perspective when it comes to counseling clients who face government investigations of alleged financial misconduct.  In a recent case, Braden was co-counsel in representing sweepstakes and prize-mailer companies sued by the Federal Trade Commission and Missouri Attorney General’s Office. The case was settled last year for $30 million. Braden’s practice also focuses on commodities, derivatives, securities, financial institutions, the Foreign Corrupt Practice Act, technology, cybersecurity and compliance.

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About Kennyhertz Perry’s White-Collar Criminal and Government Enforcement Group

Kennyhertz Perry represents individual and corporate clients faced with the increased use of criminal investigations and enforcement to address business practices, particularly as they relate to financial issues. Mr. Perry brings his enforcement experience as well as his substantial prior experience in white collar criminal defense practice, and as a firm, we represent corporate clients and individual officers and directors at every stage of government investigations and enforcement actions – including white collar criminal matters – initiated by state and federal agencies, including the state Attorney Generals, Department of Justice, SEC, CFTC, and FINRA.

Kennyhertz Perry’s enforcement practice regularly defends clients against allegations involving a wide array of business contexts in federal and state grand jury investigations, trials, and appeals. In particular, we have represented clients in enforcement matters and related litigation involving a range of subject areas including Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), consumer financial services, money laundering and Bank Secrecy Act, securities, commodities, options, and derivatives fraud, state and federal RICO laws, False Claims Act, and insurance fraud.

We have handled all sides of an investigation, and are uniquely qualified to help you respond.  If your business becomes the subject of a government probe, we provide unparalleled legal and strategic advice.  We strive to resolve the investigation as promptly as possible with as little impact on your business as necessary.

When businesses and individuals face aggressive government enforcement, matters formerly handled through civil or regulatory processes now result in criminal investigations. Our firm will, in turn, aggressively represent corporations or individuals facing criminal or other enforcement proceedings. We understand avoiding prosecution is the goal, and our government experience helps our clients navigate the difficult process of investigation. Our extensive experience with compliance programs helps us advise our clients on best practices to proactively prevent criminal problems. But if clients face criminal charges, we have the trial experience to mount a zealous defense.

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