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Otto Obermaier, member of the NewYork and District of Columbia Bars for over 40 years, has litigated complex matters in many of the nation’s trial courts. He has tried the longest civil case in the history of the Federal District Court in San Francisco, and the longest criminal case in the history of the Federal Court in Brooklyn. He served as United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York by appointment of President Bush from 1989 until 1993.
He has written and lectured extensively. His articles have appeared in “The New York Times”, “The WallStreet Journal” and “Barrons”, as well as numerous legal publications, such as “The New York Law Journal”, “National Law Journal”, and “The Legal Times of Washington”. He is a co-author of “White Collar Crime: Business and Regulatory Offenses”. Obermaier was named one of the New York area’s best lawyers in the August 2005 issue of “New York” magazine. He was also selected for inclusion in the 2006 and 2007 editions of “The Best Lawyers in America”. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and a member of the American Law Institute.