Michael M. Farhang

Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Michael M. Farhang is a former federal prosecutor and a partner in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is a Chambers-ranked attorney and practices in the White Collar Defense and Investigations and Securities Litigation Practice Groups.  He specializes in the defense of companies, directors, and executives in DOJ and SEC investigations and in shareholder class actions, derivative suits and other commercial litigation.  Mr. Farhang has tried more than twenty-five cases in government and private practice. In 2015, the Los Angeles Business Journal named him to their "Most Influential Lawyers: White Collar and Cyber Crime" list, which recognizes 27 "stellar attorneys in Los Angeles."  Mr. Farhang has repeatedly been recognized as a leading litigator by The Best Lawyers in America®, and has been named multiple times as a "future star" in litigation in Institutional Investor's Benchmark Litigation Guide.  He was also named a "Best Lawyer" in the field of Criminal Defense in Corporate Counsel Magazine.