Gil M. Soffer has joined Katten Muchin Rosenman as a partner in its Chicago office. The firm announced that Soffer has joined its White Collar Criminal and Civil Litigation Practice. Soffer was previously Associate Deputy Attorney General of the United States.
The firm stated that during his tenure with the DOJ, Mr. Soffer advised the Deputy Attorney General on criminal matters at the Department, with particular emphasis on corporate fraud prosecutions. Soffer also managed the President’s Corporate Fraud Task Force and briefed members of Congress about criminal matters within the Department of Justice. Soffer was also previously an AUSA in Chicago.