Mr. Weinstein represents individuals and institutions in a wide array of criminal and regulatory enforcement matters involving fraud, bribery, kickbacks, corruption, conspiracies, economic sanctions, money laundering, forfeiture, financial reporting, and securities trading. Mr. Weinstein has substantial experience handling internal investigations and regulatory enforcement actions involving the Department of Justice, U.S. Attorneys’ Offices, District Attorneys, state Attorneys General, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Internal Revenue Service, and other federal and state agencies. His clients have included financial institutions, professional service firms, educational institutions, media companies, manufacturers, retailers, C suite executives, entrepreneurs, real estate developers, and licensed professionals. Mr. Weinstein also has served as in-house counsel, providing legal advice, practical guidance, and training sessions regarding compliance with anti-financial crime laws and regulations.
In addition to his work in the white collar and regulatory arenas, Mr. Weinstein has represented clients in various civil litigation matters in state and federal courts, including cases involving intellectual property disputes, theft of trade secrets, media and entertainment rights, and other complex commercial matters.
Mr. Weinstein also devotes substantial time to pro bono service and has obtained favorable results for numerous pro bono clients in low-income housing, social benefits, and criminal appeal matters. He also serves on the executive board of his local little league baseball organization.
Mr. Weinstein has spoken on several panels at legal forums, published numerous articles in various legal periodicals, and has served as a member of the Professional Responsibility Committee for the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
New York University School of Law (J.D., cum laude)
Brandeis University (M.A.)
Brandeis University (B.A., magna cum laude)
State of New Jersey
State of New York
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Association of the Bar of the City of New York
Member, Professional Responsibility Committee, 2019-2021
Judicial intern to the Honorable Adlai S. Hardin, Jr., U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, Summer 2007
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, 2014-2019
Deutsche Bank AG, 2018
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, 2009-2014