Scott Joiner leverages extensive government experience to lead complex investigations and defend clients in high-profile white collar litigation.
Mr. Joiner regularly advises companies, boards, and individuals who face allegations of:
- Securities fraud
- Investment fraud
- Financial institution fraud
- Insider trading
- Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations
Mr. Joiner previously served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the Northern District of California and as a member of the Organized Crime Strike Force and the Corporate & Securities Fraud Unit. While at the US Attorney’s Office, he worked on a wide range of white collar cases, including matters involving securities fraud, insider trading, public corruption, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act offenses, FCPA violations, and money laundering and cryptocurrency investigations.
From 2004 to 2008, Mr. Joiner served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps, where he successfully tried numerous criminal cases to verdict as a judge advocate while handling a wide variety of military justice matters. From 2007 to 2008, Mr. Joiner served with a Marine Corps infantry battalion, deploying to Ramadi, Iraq in 2007.
Before joining the Marine Corps, Mr. Joiner practiced with an international law firm, where he focused on complex commercial litigation and white collar matters.