Speaker Profile

John F. Baughman

Partner
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

John F. Baughman has built a reputation assisting clients faced with complicated matters and crisis management situations. He has particular expertise in complex cases involving financial fraud, allegations of money laundering and violations of the US securities laws. Frequently, these matters involve overlapping civil, criminal and regulatory actions in a variety of jurisdictions. Through his work on such matters, Mr. Baughman has experience representing clients in cases brought by a wide variety of US regulators. Many of Mr. Baughman’s matters have been international and, in addition to dealing with US actions, he has advised clients in connection with related proceedings in the United Kingdom, Italy, Hong Kong, Guernsey and Norway. Mr. Baughman is also an experienced trial lawyer. He has won two jury trials worth over $2 billion and, in all, has tried more than a dozen cases to verdict

Profile as of 4/23/15