Date Submitted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 16:53:02 GMT

LAW 1167 v00 : Anatomy of a Federal Trial: The Prosecution and Defense Perspective

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lopezje Lopez, Jonathan
bp348 Pollack, Barry
LAW 1167 v00: Anatomy of a Federal Criminal Trial: The Prosecution and Defense Perspective
Anatomy of a Federal Trial: The Prosecution and Defense Perspective
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Paper and Special Requirement


Criminal Justice (or Democracy and Coercion) or Criminal Procedure.



Students may not receive credit for both this class and Role of the Federal Prosecutor.

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Personal Information


Barry J. Pollack is a Partner of the law firm of Robbins, Russell, Englert, Orseck, Untereiner & Sauber LLP. He represents individuals and corporations in criminal investigations and trials and in other government enforcement matters, such as Securities and Exchange Commission proceedings. Professor Pollack also conducts corporate investigations. As a former certified public accountant, a substantial focus of his practice is the litigation of complex financial matters. Professor Pollack has extensive jury trial experience. He obtained the acquittal of an executive of Enron Corporation following a month-long federal criminal jury trial. He has also obtained reversals of wrongful convictions in two different homicide cases. In one case, the defendant had served 17 years in prison and in the other, 18 years. In 2008, Professor Pollack was inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. He currently serves as Second Vice President of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and President of the Board of Directors for the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project. Professor Pollack received a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, in 1991. He received a B.S. from Indiana University, with high honors, in 1986.

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