Thomas B.W. Hall
Assistant Chief, Criminal Division, Fraud Section, U.S. Department of Justice, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., London School of Economics; J.D., University of Virginia
Professor Hall is an Assistant Chief in the Fraud Section of the U.S. Department of Justice's Criminal Division, where he leads and supervises complex domestic...Continue Reading
Professor Hall is an Assistant Chief in the Fraud Section of the U.S. Department of Justice's Criminal Division, where he leads and supervises complex domestic and international white-collar matters. Since joining the Department in 2010, he has investigated and prosecuted violations of a wide variety of federal criminal statutes, including mail, wire, and securities fraud, money laundering, obstruction of justice, and the Major Fraud Act. As a supervisor, he reviews and advises other Fraud Section attorneys on their charging decisions, pleadings, trial techniques, and uses of various investigative tools and tactics. He has litigated cases in federal district courts across the country, tried nine federal criminal cases to verdict, and participated in multiple corporate criminal resolutions. He prosecuted the largest corruption case in Las Vegas history, resulting in five convictions at two separate trials and over forty convictions in total. Professor Hall received his law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. Prior to joining the Department of Justice, Professor Hall clerked for The Honorable John G. Heyburn II of the United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, and worked as an associate at Latham & Watkins LLP.