NEW YORK – Paul Shechtman has been named to City & State’s inaugural Law Power 50 List. The list honors the 50 most influential leaders in New York’s legal community. The honorees include civil rights and criminal defense lawyers, prosecutors, government relations attorneys and legal scholars.
Shechtman, a partner in Bracewell’s white collar defense practice, has more than 20 years of experience representing clients in federal and state criminal and regulatory matters. His experience includes cases involving health care fraud, insider trading, political corruption, and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Shechtman has argued more than 40 cases in the New York Court of Appeals, the Appellate Departments and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals; his work before federal and state appellate court has resulted in important precedents.
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