Chas Short Recognized as a 2019 Super Lawyers Rising Star in the Field of White Collar Criminal Defense

For the second straight year, Chas Short has been recognized as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in the field of white collar criminal defense. Mr. Short is one of only seven honorees in the state of Florida. The Super Lawyers selection process includes both independent...

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Paul Calli Quoted by Anti-Corruption Report Regarding Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Enforcement Efforts

Paul Calli was quoted by Anti-Corruption Report in its recent article, “U.S. Indicts Eight Foreign Nationals in Connection with a $2 Billion Scheme in Mozambique.” Mr. Calli discussed trial strategy in Foreign Corrupt Practices Act cases. In an area of the law notorious for the...

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Paul Calli and Calli Law Ranked in Chambers USA Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers

For the sixth consecutive year, Paul Calli has been ranked in the Chambers USA Guide as one of the country's leading business lawyers for defending accusations of white collar criminal offenses and government investigations. Calli Law was also recognized as a "Noted" law firm. Chambers USA...

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Chas Short Cited by Northwestern University Law Review

Calli Law Partner Chas Short was cited in a recent article in the Northwestern University Law Review, Natalie Ram, Innovating Criminal Justice, 112 Nw. U. L. Rev. 659 (2018). In Innovating Criminal Justice, University of Baltimore Professor Natalie Ram discusses the rising significance of...

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Paul Calli Quoted by Policy and Regulatory Report in Article on the Yates Memorandum and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Paul Calli was quoted by Policy and Regulatory Report (PaRR) in an article on criticisms of the Department of Justice’s recent Foreign Corrupt Practices Act “guidance” – the Yates Memorandum. In short, the Yates Memorandum urges companies to self-report FCPA violations, but gives little...

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Miami Herald: Calli Law Obtains $4 Million in Sanctions for Falsely Accused Client

A recent article by the Miami Herald highlighted Calli Law, LLC attorneys Paul Calli and Chas Short’s victory in obtaining $4 million for their clients – a prestigious law firm and its partners – who were sued in a series of frivolous lawsuits. As...

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DBR on Calli Law Victory: “Miccosukees, Attorney Slammed Again”

Over the past three years, Paul Calli and Chas Short have successfully defended clients who were sued in a campaign of vexatious litigation by the Miccosukee Tribe. The Tribe had falsely alleged, in a series of lawsuits in federal and state court, that its...

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Paul Calli Quoted by Media Regarding Criminal Antitrust Law

A former shipping executive whose record five-year price-fixing conviction was upheld by the US First Circuit Court of Appeals has pledged to seek further — and higher — review of his case. Read the entire article (PDF).

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Avoid Trial at All Costs . . . If You’re a Prosecutor with an FCPA Case

At least, that’s the apparent directive if you’re a DOJ prosecutor tasked with trying to win the ever-elusive conviction against an individual DOJ claims violated the FCPA. Earlier this month, Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates issued a memorandum titled “Individual Accountability for Corporate Wrongdoing.” Taking into...

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Guest Blog: Silly DOJ Press Release Belies Government Failure in Joseph Sigelman FCPA Prosecution

From FCPA Professor, July 1, 2015 In mid-June, the FCPA prosecution of Joseph Sigelman came to an abrupt halt after DOJ’s star witness admitted to giving false testimony on the stand. The case ended in a plea to one conspiracy count and a sentence of...

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