Tysons Corner Office
8000 Towers Crescent Drive, Suite 900
Tysons Corner, VA 22182
Phone: (703) 847-6300
Fax: (703) 847-6312
Cormac Connor is a trial lawyer and litigator with experience in a wide variety of criminal and civil litigation matters. Cormac has assisted clients during or in anticipation of investigations by agencies including the Department of Justice, various United States Attorneys’ Offices, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Defense, Office of Foreign Asset Control, Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General, Internal Revenue Service, the National Credit Union Administration and several State investigative agencies. These investigations have involved allegations related to mail and wire fraud, the False Claims Act, embezzlement, accounting fraud, procurement fraud, criminal antitrust violations, obstruction of justice, income tax evasion, money laundering, import/export and customs violations. Cormac has assisted clients in a variety of industries including: oil and gas, automotive manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, banks, credit unions, casinos, automotive, government contractors, chemical manufacturing and distribution, freight shipping, and textiles as they manage and respond to government criminal and civil investigations.
Before joining the Firm, Cormac served as an Assistant United States Attorney for nearly four years with the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia. Cormac was the lead prosecutor on 24 criminal trials and was responsible for investigating hundreds of criminal cases. As part of his investigative work, which included dozens of Grand Jury investigations, Cormac interacted regularly with law enforcement personnel, located and interviewed witnesses, evaluated evidence and coordinated analysis of evidence by forensic expert witnesses.
Beyond his prosecutorial experience, Cormac was a partner in the government investigations practice at one of the most prominent law firms in the country. Cormac also has worked as a civil litigator at law firms in Washington, D.C. and in Denver, Colorado. While in private practice, Cormac appeared and argued numerous cases before state and federal trial courts and courts of appeal, as well as private arbitrators and mediators. Throughout his career, Cormac has represented clients in a broad range of industries and practice areas that have included commercial contracts, intellectual property issues and tort claims.
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