David N. Kelley

Partner Dechert
Former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York

DAVID N. KELLEY, a partner at Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP, serves as a senior advisor to public companies, boards of directors, audit committees, and officers and directors in significant matters involving business crime and investigations by government prosecutors and regulators such as the Securities and Exchange Commission, Department of Justice and Stat Attorneys General. David also represents companies and their officers and directors in federal securities and commercial litigation as well as Grand Jury investigations and prosecutions and Congressional inquiries. Prior to joining Cahill in September 2005, David served as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, overseeing the 255 lawyer Office and supervising some of the nation's most significant investigations and prosecutions involving white collar crime, securities fraud, international terrorism and national security issues as well as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act matters involving the Office of Foreign Assets Control. During his tenure, he served on the President's Corporate Fraud Task Force and the Attorney General's Advisory Committee for White Collar Crime. David has experience practicing in a variety of industries, including healthcare, home building, retail, defense, oil and gas, insurance and financial services. He regularly advises Cahill's banking clients in connection with the criminal and regulatory exposure of entities in which they are interested, and he served as the government appointed monitor of Biomet, Inc. in overseeing governance reforms in connection with its deferred prosecution agreement with the U.S. Attorney's Office in New Jersey.