Ausley McMullen

Corporate Investigations and Criminal Defense

Attorneys with Ausley McMullen have extensive experience defending individual clients and corporations in grand jury investigations, complex civil litigation, and white collar criminal prosecutions.

Businesses that have been victims of crime – such as fraud, theft, embezzlement, or cyber-security hacking – often need outside counsel to conduct strategic, respectful, and confidential internal investigations. Our team is well-equipped to lead internal investigations, discreetly identify issues, and eliminate practices that can undermine the productivity of a business and create exposure to civil and criminal liability. Government investigations can be debilitating to a business or an individual. We have the experience to help clients navigate those difficult waters.

Ausley McMullen’s attorneys practicing in the Corporate Investigations and Criminal Defense Group have extensive state and federal experience, and include a former United States Attorney, a former Florida Attorney General, a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Society of Barristers, several former Assistant Florida Attorney Generals, as well as an attorney named by Best Lawyers in America as “Tallahassee’s Best” white collar criminal lawyer.

We offer decades of experience representing defendants in federal and state criminal cases throughout Florida, Georgia and Alabama. We assist clients in investigations and trials involving financial institutions, health care facilities, corporations, boards of directors and individuals in criminal, civil and administrative proceedings, and appeals. This group brings an in-depth understanding of the consequences of prosecution and enforcement based on their trial experience and their service in senior positions in government. We have extensive experience defending individual clients and corporations in grand jury investigations, complex civil litigation, and white collar criminal prosecutions. Our team is able to provide sound representation at every stage, and can often resolve sensitive matters confidentially, before they become public.