Timothy Broas, a partner in the litigation department of the Washington, D.C. office, concentrates his practice in white-collar criminal defense, securities litigation, corporate internal investigations, and congressional investigations.
Mr. Broas represents individuals and entities in grand jury, congressional, and internal corporate investigations, and in trials, in a broad range of matters involving securities, banking, money laundering, campaign finance, bribery, labor and employment, government contracts, antitrust, health care, and food-and-drug laws, among others. On the civil side, Mr. Broas focuses his practice on product liability, securities, and intellectual property matters. He also represents financial institutions in commercial and securities arbitrations.
Mr. Broas’ representative clients include UBS Securities, LLC; Legg Mason; Otsuka America Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Alstom Holdings; and Ingersoll-Rand, Ltd.
Mr. Broas was named in the 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 editions of Best Lawyers in America. In addition, he has been honored as a Super Lawyer for white-collar criminal defense in Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers in 2007, 2011, and 2012.
Honors and Awards
In 2010, President Obama appointed Mr. Broas to the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The Wilson Center, created by Congress in 1968, is a nonpartisan institute for advanced study and a neutral forum for open, serious, and informed dialogue among preeminent thinkers and policymakers.
Mr. Broas was appointed by Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley to the Board of Trustees of St. Mary’s College of Maryland in 2011 and was selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America in 2010. In 2005, he was appointed to the Board of Visitors of Mount Vernon by Virginia Gov. Mark Warner and was reappointed in 2009 by Gov. Tim Kaine.]
Mr. Broas was recently named to the Board of Trustees of Partners In Health.
Mr. Broas received an A.B., magna cum laude, in Economics and History from Boston College in 1976 and a J.D. from the College of William and Mary in 1979.
Mr. Broas was a featured speaker at the American Bar Association’s presentation “Spotting the Red Flags of Accounting Fraud or Manipulation: What Every Lawyer Needs to Know” in June 2004.
Speeches and Publications