Mr. Bornstein joined K&L Gates in 2005 following nearly two decades in the criminal and civil divisions of the San Francisco U.S. Attorney’s Office. He concentrates his practice in white collar criminal defense, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforcement matters and related class-action cases, internal investigations, and criminal antitrust, healthcare and environmental matters.
Mr. Bornstein’s career with the U.S. Attorney’s Office included almost 17 years in the position of Assistant United States Attorney in the criminal division. He served as Senior Litigation Counsel, a Supervisor of the Major Crimes Unit and a member of the White Collar/Securities Fraud Unit.
Mr. Bornstein additionally spent three years as a civil litigator in the United States Attorney’s Office and over four years in the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office and a San Francisco law firm before joining K&L Gates LLP. Selected Presentations