As Chair of Holland & Hart's Government Investigations practice group, Mr. Goldberg defends companies and individuals in litigation and government investigations by grand juries, the U.S. Attorney's Offices, the Department of Justice, and federal and state agencies such as the EPA, FBI, SEC, FDA, DOT, and IRS. Chambers USA notes that he “is lauded for his expertise in white-collar crime and government investigations, with sources enthusing that he is ‘as good as it comes.'”
Mr. Goldberg represents companies facing government inquiries following critical events, such as oil spills, other incidents of environmental contamination, allegations under the False Claims Act or Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, search warrants, workplace deaths, and healthcare and financial fraud.
Mr. Goldberg also defends corporate officers and directors who have received grand jury or other subpoenas, or have been accused of ethics or legal violations. He has tried more than 20 federal criminal and civil trials.
Mr. Goldberg is ideally suited to counsel companies and officers facing these risks. He served in the U.S. Department of Justice as an Assistant U.S. Attorney. As a former federal prosecutor, he led federal grand jury investigations and served as lead counsel in trials and appeals in federal court. He received an award from the U.S. Attorney General for superior performance as a federal prosecutor, and has been named one of Colorado's “Top 50 Lawyers.” With over 400 attorneys in 15 offices, Holland & Hart offers clients unparalleled regulatory and defense experience in securities, environmental, corporate, and civil and criminal litigation matters.