Attorney Sami Azhari of Azhari LLC was recently published in Law360 for the second time. Sami was asked to analyze a case that is set to be heard before the United States Supreme Court on March 29. The article discussed the ramifications of the Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. Samia, a case that involves the admissibility of co-defendant confessions on a non testifying co-defendant’s trial.
Sami Azhari has been representing criminal defendants his entire career. Having practiced in large cities like Chicago and Los Angeles, he now has a boutique law firm focusing on federal and white collar criminal litigation across the country. His clients are pleased with his results, which include acquittals, dismissals, and persuading the government not to bring charges.
He has been published numerous times on issues of white collar criminal defense. This is his second publication in Law 360, and he has also been published in The Champion, the journal for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, as well as the American Bar Association’s semi annual White Collar Crime Newsletter.
Earlier this year, Sami Azhari was selected to the 2023 Illinois Superlawyers for White Collar Criminal Defense. Superlawyers is a trusted legal ranking guide that uses peer nominations and multistage vetting. Sami Azhari was a Rising Star in Illinois for 8 consecutive years from 2015 to 2022, an honor given to the top 2.5% of attorneys in the State of Illinois who are under 40. He was also awarded the Leading Lawyer award in criminal defense.
He focuses his practice on financial fraud cases, including, wire fraud, bank fraud, as well as PPP fraud and SBA loan fraud. He is currently handling a multistate money laundering investigation and is representing a defendant in one of the largest cryptocurrency fraud cases currently filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Read more about Sami Azhari and his federal criminal defense law firm here
Read Sami’s last press release here.
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