Jenner & Block

Partner Andrew Weissmann Formally Rejoins Jenner & Block as Co-Chair of its Investigations, Compliance and Defense Practice in New York

NEW YORK – July 1, 2020 – Jenner & Block confirmed today that Andrew Weissmann has rejoined the firm, where he serves as a co-chair of the Investigations, Compliance and Defense Practice.  He is based in the firm’s New York office.  Mr. Weissmann is the former Chief of the Fraud Section in the US Department of Justice Criminal Division, the former General Counsel of the Federal Bureau of Investigation as well as a former lead prosecutor in the Special Counsel investigation, the Director of the Enron Task Force, and the Chief of the Criminal Division in the United States Attorney’s Office in the Eastern District of New York (EDNY).


Mr. Weissmann was a partner at Jenner & Block from 2006-2011.  The firm announced Mr. Weissmann’s return to the firm in April.  A copy of that news release is here.