Jacob Frenkel, Shulman Rogers

Jacob Frenkel

Clients hire Jacob because his aggressive, creative and proactive strategies often put the other side on its heels, and because he gets successful results in investigations and litigation.  Jacob has secured superior results for his securities enforcement, white-collar criminal defense, FCPA and internal and government investigations clients.  Jacob’s clients view him as a trusted advisor who understands the needs of their business. A former Senior Counsel in the SEC’s Division of Enforcement, US federal criminal prosecutor of corruption and financial crimes and New Orleans Assistant District Attorney, Jacob has practiced in the private sector for 15 years.  He has obtained favorable results for individuals, including auditors and attorneys, and for corporations and their officers, directors and other senior officials in federal and state securities, financial crimes, FCPA, export, public corruption, and internal and government investigations.  Jacob conducts internal investigations for public and non-public companies. He successfully defends parties in white collar criminal investigations by federal and state authorities, and investigations by securities regulators, stock exchanges and capital markets self-regulatory organizations.  His clients consistently cite his ability to take challenging facts, advocate effectively and secure very favorable outcomes – cost effectively.

Jacob is retained as an expert witness in high stakes litigation.  He frequently appears in national and local print and broadcast media commenting on white collar, securities and governance issues.  His clients find his media experience of particular value in managing the public policy and public relations aspects of their legal matters.