Michael W. Emmick has joined law firm Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as special counsel in its Los Angeles office. The firm announced this week that Emmick joins its Government Contracts and Regulated Industries, and Business Trial, including White Collar and Civil Fraud Defense practices.
Prior to joining Sheppard, Mullin, Emmick was an Assistant U.S. Attorney for 25 years in Los Angeles. At the U.S. Attorney’s Office, he served for 8 years as Chief of the 30-attorney Public Corruption and Government Fraud Section. Among other cases, Emmick worked on the class action securities-fraud kickback investigation of the Milberg Weiss law firm while a prosecutor.