Vinson & Elkins Adds Jim McGovern as Partner in its Government Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense Practice | Vinson & Elkins LLP

Vinson & Elkins announced today it has expanded its nationally recognized Government Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense practice with the addition of New York-based partner Jim McGovern.

McGovern joins the firm from Hogan Lovells. Prior to that, he served as the Chief of the Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York (EDNY), where he supervised major bank investigations and the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) prosecutions. He also supervised the EDNY’s Business and Securities Fraud Section. He also served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Washington, D.C., and as an Assistant District Attorney in New York City….

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