Jamila M. Hall

Jamila Hall is a former federal prosecutor who represents businesses and individuals in significant government investigations, complex civil lawsuits, and at trial. She has experience protecting client interests in cases that have received national attention. She regularly conducts internal investigations on behalf of public companies or their audit committees, often relating to FCPA questions, accounting issues, alleged securities law violations, and employee misconduct. She has extensive experience working on global matters for Fortune 500 companies. This work has included legal and factual investigations in South Korea, Latin America, the United Kingdom, Belgium, and Central Europe.

While serving as an Assistant United States Attorney, Jamila successfully prosecuted more than 100 criminal cases and was lead counsel in numerous jury trials including nationwide, multidefendant white-collar crime cases. She managed parallel and multi-agency investigations involving the Federal Bureau of Investigations, Internal Revenue Service, Federal Trade Commission, and the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Jamila is a member of the Criminal Justice Act panel and has accepted court appointments defending federal fraud matters in the Northern District of Georgia. She also has represented pro bono clients in connection with federal criminal appeals and habeas petitions. She is the immediate past chair of the Criminal Law Section of the Atlanta Bar Association and sponsorship chair for the Leadership Institute of Women of Color Attorneys. Jamila is also a member of the Women's Solidarity Society, an advisory and fundraising arm for the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta.

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Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Business and Tort Litigation (USA) and 3) Corporate Criminal Investigations
Law School Columbia Law School
Admitted Year 1998
Education University of Maryland (B.A. 2000)
Bar Member / Association Georgia, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Most recent firm Jones Day
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