COLLAR DEFENSE LAWYER JOINS MORVILLO LLP
Stuart F. Pierson to Further Expand Law Firm's White Collar Practice
NEW YORK, NY / WASHINGTON, DC (January 6, 2014)
– Morvillo LLP, a boutique White Collar litigation law firm
with offices in New York and Washington, DC, is pleased to announce
that Stuart F. Pierson,
a White Collar defense litigator,
has joined the firm as Counsel in its Washington, DC office, effective
January 1, 2014. Pierson joins Morvillo LLP from Troutman Sanders,
where, until recently, he served as Head of its White Collar defense
and government investigations practice.
co-founder, Richard J. Morvillo,
"Stu adds further depth and experience to our growing White
Collar practice and his arrival is another step in our continuing
efforts to build a premier White Collar boutique comprised of exceptional
trial lawyers. He was the head of litigation of the firm I first
joined upon leaving the SEC, and I know first-hand that he is an
extraordinarily talented trial lawyer who will fit well in our culture."
graduated from Hobart College and Duke University School of Law,
began his legal career with the Justice Department and then served
as an Assistant US Attorney. Since entering private practice, he
has focused on White Collar and government investigations, civil
litigation and media law. He has been recognized in the field of
White Collar criminal defense by The Best Lawyers in America.
Scott Morvillo added, "Stu is a great addition. He is yet
another talented trial lawyer who has years of experience handling
complex civil, criminal and enforcement matters and bolsters our
presence in Washington, DC."
LLP (http://www.morvillolaw.com), which
opened its doors in May 2012, specializes in White Collar defense,
SEC enforcement, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act cases and civil securities
litigation. The firm has offices in New York and Washington, DC.
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