Peter Hardin Joins Adkisson Pitet as Partner
NEWPORT BEACH, CA, January 10, 2023 --- Adkisson Pitet LLP is pleased to announce that Peter Hardin has joined the firm as a partner in the Orange County office. Hardin will head the firm’s new “Government Investigations & White Collar Defense” practice, representing individuals and businesses under investigation, as well as companies conducting internal investigations.
The Government Investigations & White Collar Defense team will handle matters including investigations involving antitrust, computer and intellectual property/piracy offenses, embezzlement, environmental crimes and compliance, export/import violations, False Claims Act violations, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigations, healthcare fraud, money laundering, Bank Secrecy Act violations, mortgage fraud, financial institution fraud, narcotics and firearms offenses, privacy and cybersecurity issues, procurement fraud, securities and commodities fraud, and tax violations.
“Peter Hardin is an exceptional attorney. His experience provides him insight into prosecutors' and investigators' goals and strategies, an understanding that he leverages in fighting for his clients' rights and freedom.” says Christopher L. Pitet, managing partner - Orange County office. “We are excited to bring his skill sets to our firm and have him available for their white collar criminal defense needs.”
About Adkisson Pitet LLP: Adkisson Pitet LLP was formed to solve the legal concerns of corporations (ranging from Fortune 500 companies to middle market companies to entrepreneurs) and individuals. The firm handles litigation of all types, including business litigation, intellectual property litigation, insurance coverage and bad faith, real estate litigation, white collar criminal defense, and trust and probate. Other practice areas include Creditor-Debtor; Captive Insurance; and Business Transactions, Employment Law, Tax Controversy, and Estate Planning.