About Bob Allen

Bob Allen is a partner in the government, regulatory and internal investigations group. He focuses his practice on representing corporations and individuals in criminal and regulatory investigations. Prior to rejoining Kirkland, Bob served in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York. As a member of the Securities and Commodities Fraud Taskforce, he investigated and prosecuted numerous matters involving insider trading, market manipulation, bribery, and accounting fraud, ultimately charging some of the nation’s highest-profile cases. Bob also worked with the SEC, CFTC, PCAOB, and other domestic and foreign regulatory bodies in conducting investigations.

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