B.S., Indiana University; J.D., Georgetown
Barry J. Pollack is a Partner of the law firm of Robbins, Russell, Englert, Orseck, Untereiner & Sauber LLP. He represents individuals and corporations in criminal investigations and trials and in other government enforcement matters, such as Securities and Exchange Commission proceedings. Professor Pollack also conducts corporate investigations. As a former certified public accountant, a substantial focus of his practice is the litigation of complex financial matters. Professor Pollack has extensive jury trial experience. He obtained the acquittal of an executive of Enron Corporation following a month-long federal criminal jury trial. He has also obtained reversals of wrongful convictions in two different homicide cases. In one case, the defendant had served 17 years in prison and in the other, 18 years. In 2008, Professor Pollack was inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is a Past President of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Past President of the Board of Directors for the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project. He currently serves on the Board of D.C. Law Students in Court. Professor Pollack received a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, in 1991. He received a B.S. from Indiana University, with high honors, in 1986.