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Eric Snyder

Eric Snyder is an experienced trial lawyer and investigator who has handled numerous high-profile cases. He represents individuals and entities, largely based in Brazil, and focuses his practice on the representation of companies and individuals in U.S. government investigations concerning a wide range of allegations including securities, tax, commodities, and futures fraud; insider trading; money laundering; commercial bribery; corruption; economic espionage; antitrust violations; and Foreign Corrupt Practice Act (FCPA) violations.

Prior to joining Jones Day, Eric served as a prosecutor for 16 years, including eight years as an AUSA in the Southern District of New York. He also recently served as senior counsel at the U.S. Department of State, where he led the State Department's response to the congressional investigation into the attack on an embassy facility in Benghazi, Libya. While serving as an AUSA in the Southern District of New York, Eric conducted eight federal criminal jury trials and indicted the 50 top leaders of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), a designated Foreign Terrorist Organization. [1]