Adam Hoffinger's litigation and trial practice focuses on complex civil and white‑collar criminal matters, including securities, health care, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, False Claims Act, export controls, money laundering, antitrust, and bankruptcy. He counsels corporations and individuals in compliance matters, internal investigations, and Congressional and regulatory matters. He also represents corporations and individuals in high stakes civil litigation.
Mr. Hoffinger has defended numerous high-ranking executives and general counsel from some of the world's largest companies, as well as high-profile staff and members of the Senate, Congress, White House, and various government agencies, faced with federal and state criminal investigations and indictments.
Mr. Hoffinger is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and has tried cases throughout the country. He has been recognized in Chambers USA for his “immense talent as a trial lawyer” as well as in Legal 500 US (“an aggressive trial advocate”), The Best Lawyers in America, International Who’s Who of Business Crimes Defense Lawyers, Legal Times, Washingtonian Magazine, andWashington, D.C. Super Lawyers. Mr. Hoffinger has also been recognized as a “Life Sciences Star” in LMG Life Sciences 2012 and 2013.
Mr. Hoffinger was named in the National Law Journal's “Hot Defense List” for his jury trial victory on behalf of a former pharmaceutical executive in a criminal case charging conspiracy and violations of the federal Anti-Kickback statute.
From 1985 to 1990, Mr. Hoffinger served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York. He received the Director's Award for Superior Performance from the U.S. Department of Justice in 1990.
Mr. Hoffinger is an adjunct professor at George Washington University Law School and has been an instructor at Georgetown University Law Center's National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA) since 1992. He also serves on the Alumni Board of the Fordham University School of Law.