Stimson LaBranche Hubbard, LLC
For over 20 years, Marci LaBranche has handled high-stakes criminal investigations and trials, as well as complex civil litigation, in both state and federal court. She also assists with all manner of collateral consequences that can arise from being accused of a crime. Marci is known for her perseverance and ability to quickly learn and assess even the most complex of cases. She is the rare trial attorney who practices in the areas of both civil and criminal litigation.
In her criminal practice, Marci has won acquittals for her clients in both state and federal court. She has handled white-collar matters defending individuals charged with offenses including anti-trust violations, securities fraud, insider trading, tax fraud, and violations of FDA laws and regulations, as well as all manner of drug crimes and crimes against persons, including sexual assaults.
Marci has represented professionals from all business sectors who are facing either the possibility of a criminal charge or regulatory action or have been formally charged. She has defended individuals at every stage of criminal proceedings, from the inception of a criminal investigation through indictment and trial. Marci also defends against governmental forfeiture actions.In addition to her courtroom practice, Marci advises clients in proceedings and hearings with various government agencies and educational institutions, including Title IX hearings, professional licensing matters, SEC enforcement actions and FINRA litigation.
Marci is a Life Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and was recently appointed to its Lawyers’ Assistance Strike Force. She has been a member of the Criminal Justice Act Panel since 2007 and served on its Standing Committee from 2014-2020. She also served on the Board of the Faculty of Federal Advocates from 2005-2007. Marci has also presented at CLE’s across the country on topics including forfeiture, federal sentencing in drug cases and white collar criminal defense.