Former DOJ Attorney Robb Adkins Joins Winston & Strawn as Partner

Winston & Strawn litigation partner Robb Adkin’s recent move to the firm was profiled in various media outlets, including The Recorder, The American Lawyer, Law360 and Legal Times. Prior to joining Winston, Adkins served as a federal prosecutor, Chief of the U.S. Attorney's Office in Orange County, prosecutor with the U.S. attorney's office for the Central District of California and, most recently, he served as the Executive Director of the President's national Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force. From 2005-2007 Mr. Adkins was a part of the Enron task force, working on the criminal trial against Enron CEO Kenneth Lay and Jeffrey Skilling. On the move to Winston & Strawn, Adkins said “I’m excited to join Winston’s pre-eminent global litigation team. Winston is well known for its highly talented trial lawyers, international platform and demonstrated excellence on behalf of clients when the stakes are at their highest.” Adkins joins Winston’s San Francisco and Los Angeles offices and will focus his practice on enforcement matters, including internal and government investigations, complex litigation, financial regulation and corporate securities fraud.