Julius J. Nam is an associate in the firm’s Securities Litigation, Enforcement, and White-Collar Defense Practice Group, where he represents clients in complex civil and criminal investigations including those related to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, internal investigations, and government enforcement actions.
Before joining Morrison & Foerster, Mr. Nam worked as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Criminal Division in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California, which he joined through the Attorney General’s Honors Program. His practice focused primarily on fraud and civil rights prosecutions and investigations. While at the U.S. Attorney’s office, Mr. Nam was involved in a wide range of investigative processes including litigation of search warrant and privilege issues and managed more than 70 criminal prosecutions. He received the 2017 Director’s Award for Superior Performance as an Assistant United States Attorney—Criminal from the Executive Office for United States Attorneys, for his role in the trial of two defendants who were convicted of conspiracy to provide material support to ISIS and of fraud crimes. He also argued before and filed multiple briefs in the U.S. Courts of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
Prior to his time at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Mr. Nam clerked for the Judge Arthur L. Alarcón of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge Virginia A. Phillips and Judge Sheri Pym of the U.S. District Court, Central District of California.
Mr. Nam received his J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law where he was the editor-in-chief of the UCLA Law Review. He received his Ph.D., M.A., and B.A. from Andrews University.
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