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Justin Okun is a member of Lane Powell’s Investigations, Compliance & White Collar practice team. He advises clients on compliance issues and guides individuals and companies through investigations that could lead to government enforcement actions and resulting litigation.

Justin joined Lane Powell from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles where he served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Civil Division. Prior to that, he served as Director of the Coordination of Remedies Division within the Department of the Navy, managing the coordination of criminal, civil and administrative remedies against government contractors accused of fraud. Justin also served as a Trial Attorney at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., litigating cases across the country.

  • A couple of local “co-schemers” were charged with credit card fraud — one allegedly favored QFC and Fred Meyer, the other was all about Bartell
  • A Florida man was indicted in federal court in Boston for pretending to be an SEC employee and then demanding money from victim
  • One of the two former aides to former Virgin Islands Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett who pleaded guilty to distributing explicit images and a video of Ms. Plaskett and her husband to stop her reelection was sentenced to a year in prison
  • The mayor of Allentown, Pennsylvania resigned a week after being convicted on corruption charges
  • The prime minister of Macedonia pleaded not guilty to taking a bribe when he was a local mayor in the southeast of the country five years ago
  • And two former attorneys for Suge Knight were indicted for attempting to bribe potential witnesses in their former client’s upcoming murder trial