SAN FRANCISCO, January 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Crowell & Moring is expanding its Litigation and White Collar & Regulatory Enforcement groups into San Francisco with the addition of Warrington Parker, a former federal prosecutor and trial attorney with more than two decades of experience representing clients in civil and criminal litigation and investigations.
Parker has tried to reach a verdict on over 20 cases, including matters related to securities fraud, money laundering, workplace discrimination, racial discrimination, wrongful termination, copyright, trade secrets, California bond violations, product liability, product defects, and breach of contract. He has extensive experience in commercial and technology disputes and investigations under the False Claims Act.
Parker previously served as the United States Assistant Attorney in the Central District of California Criminal Department.
“Warrington is a seasoned litigator with a track record of successfully guiding clients through complex criminal and civil litigation and helping clients deal with critical employee matters,” he said Philip T. Inglima, Chairman of Crowell & Moring. “His addition strengthens our strong litigation, regulatory enforcement and investigative teams Californiaand we look forward to welcoming him to the company. “
Parker has conducted internal investigations on behalf of corporations and boards of directors both domestically and internationally, including FCPA and financial irregularity investigations in China, Japan, and India. His clients include eBay, Instacart and StubHub. American Lawyer’s Litigation Daily named Parker and a team of attorneys from his previous firm “Litigator of the Week” in an effort to secure a victory for Oracle in a major case filed by the Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs. A US Department of Labor administrative judge ruled that there was no evidence of systematic workplace discrimination in the company.
“Warrington is a seasoned business defender and former federal attorney who will join our growing white-collar practice California. He has an excellent reputation for successfully handling high-stakes affairs that place customers at reputational and existential threats, “he said Daniel Zelenko, Chairman of the Company’s White Collar & Regulatory Enforcement Group.
“Warrington is a seasoned litigation attorney who knows his way around the courtroom and boardroom. He will help expand our ability to resolve trade disputes, particularly in the Bay Area technology community,” he said Jennifer Romano, Co-chair of the firm’s litigation group.
Parker joins the company from Orrick, where he was co-chair of the Diversity Committee. Prior to this role, he was co-chair of the Heller Ehrman Appointment Group and head of the Diversity Committee.
“Crowell’s collaborative and entrepreneurial culture will benefit my clients and my practice,” said Parker. “I am thrilled to work with the firm’s talented attorneys, many of whom I have known and respected for years.”
Parker received his bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and his law degree from Harvard School of Law, where he was editor of the Harvard Law Review. He is currently co-chair of the American Bar Association’s Criminal Litigation Section and a member of the Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity.
About Crowell & Moring LLP
Crowell & Moring LLP is an international law firm with around 550 attorneys representing clients in litigation and arbitration, regulatory and political affairs, and transactional matters. The company is internationally recognized for representing Fortune 500 companies in high-stakes litigation and for its ongoing commitment to free service and diversity, equity and inclusion. The company has offices in Brussels, Doha, London, The angel, new York, Orange County, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Washington, DC
Senior Communications Manager
E-mail: [email protected]
SOURCE Crowell & Moring LLP