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Alain Jeff Ifrah

also known as Jeff Ifrah

Practice areas:

Federal Crime, Litigation

About Me

Jeff Ifrah's legal skills and record of success have earned him international recognition as a white-collar criminal defense lawyer and litigator. He is an advocate keenly focused on delivering results for his clients - on understanding the problems they face and developing innovative strategies to resolve them.


 


Ifrah Law’s practice areas include e-commerce, online data privacy laws, igaming defense, internet advertising and marketing defense, online piracy defense, financial services defense, government contractor defense, & healthcare company defense.

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Languages Spoken: French, Hebrew, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Federal Crime: 50%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Behnam Dayanim

    Jeff is a superlative attorney - indefatigable, a fierce and creative advocate and a veteran trial attorney. He is intensely loyal and has an excellent pragmatic streak. Very business savvy and very effective.

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    Behnam Dayanim Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Craig Stephen Denney

    Jeff is an outstanding defense counsel for complex litigation and regulatory enforcement matters.

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    Craig Denney Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Ifrah Law

1717 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 650
Washington, DC, 20006-2004

Ifrah Law

111 S. Calvert Street.
Suite. 2700
Baltimore, MD, 21202

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Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 199805/24/2015
NJActive199305/29/2015
NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 199303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Local Litigation Star - White Collar CrimeBenchmark Litigation2015
White Collar Crime and Government InvestigationsChambers USA2015
Gaming & Licensing (Nationwide)Chambers USA2015
White Collar Crime and Government InvestigationsChambers USA2014
White Collar Crime and Government InvestigationsChambers USA2013
White Collar Crime and Government InvestigationsChambers USA2012
Leading Lawyers for LitigationChambers USA2011
White Collar Crime and Government InvestigationsChambers USA2011
Outstanding fraud and compliance lawyerNightingale's Healthcare News2006
Outstanding Fraud and Compliance LawyerNightingale's2006
Meritorious Service AwardUS ArmyN/A
Expert News SourceLexisNexisN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGreenberg Traurig2006 - 2009
Of CounselPaul Hastings1997 - 2006
JAG OfficerUnited States Army1993 - 1997

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section, White Collar Crime CommitteeCo-chairN/A
American Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionMemberN/A
American Health Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
International Masters of Gaming LawMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Procurement Law SectionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
World Online Gambling Law ReportEditorial Board MemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Turning the Tables on Fraudulent Direct Marketing TacticsIn the end, we resolved the dispute in an out-of-court settlement on terms favorable to our client.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Law360Wiretaps Likely to Become More Popular2013
egrmagazine.comThe Big Freeze2011
The National Law JournalCommentary: Banned From the Internet2010
The National Law JournalCircuits Split Over Securities Fraud Sentencing2010
LexisNexis publicationFederal Sentencing For Business Crimes2009
The National Law JournalSentencing Based on Loss2008
National Defense MagazineAre You Prepared For a Government Probe?2008
Association of Corporate Counsel DocketI Tell Them, I Tell Them Not: Deciding When and How to Disclose False Claims Act Lawsuits to Shareholders2008
Briefing PapersBoard Procedures Involving Fraud Counterclaims Against Contractors2007
Legal Times MagazineHard Hits: Upward departures from the Sentencing Guidelines seem immune from scrutiny when national security is invoked2007
The Health Lawyer (ABA)The Viability of Expanding Quality of Care Cases Under the Federal False Claims Act2004
The National Law JournalCircuit Split with False Claims Case2004
The Champion magazineThe November 2003 Fraud and Theft Amendments: Do They Signify the End of the U.S. Sentencing Commission’s Independence?2003
The National Law JournalCourts Not Soft on Fraud, Theft Crimes2003
American Criminal Law ReviewYou Be the Judge: The Success of Fifteen Years of Sentencing Under the United States Sentencing Guidelines2003
White Collar CrimeGovernment Efforts to Pierce Joint Defense Agreements: What’s Next2001
National CLE ConferenceImpact of Sentencing Guidelines on Role of Defense Counsel2001
The National Law JournalStatisticians at DOJ May Overstate Case1999
Healthcare Fraud ReportUse of Random Sampling to Prove Liability, Damages Subject to Challenge1998
White Collar CrimeSearches, Snitches and Wire-Taps, They’re Not Just for Drug Dealers Anymore1998

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Yeshiva UniversityN/AMA - Masters1992
Yeshiva UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Affiliate Summit EastCFTC Liability for Affiliate Marketers2013
27th Annual National Institute on White Collar CrimeWhat Are the Odds? The Future of U.S. Criminal Law Enforcement for Online Gaming and Online Piracy Against Offshore Companies and Individuals2013
White Collar Criminal Defense CollegeSentencing, Prison Preparation, and Collateral Consequences2012
Fifth Annual Fall InstituteSentencing – Reentry – Juvenile Justice – Legal Education2012
Sovereignty Symposium XXIVInternet Gaming Is Coming: Is Indian Country Ready?2011
National Seminar on the Federal Sentencing GuidelinesCorporate Plea Negotiations and Sentencing2011
International Masters of Gaming LawiGaming: Is It Coming and How Should It Be Regulated If It Does?2011
Affiliate Summit WestFTC Prosecution of Affiliates for Advertising Claims2011
Webinar“When the Government Comes Knocking – Assessing the Risk of Prosecution2010
WebinarWhen the Government Comes Knocking – UIGEA Enforcement2010
Nineteenth Annual National Seminar on the Federal Sentencing GuidelinesCorporate Plea Negotiations and Sentencing2010
Budapest Affiliate SummitAn Insight into America’s iGaming Regulation2010
The Federal Circuit Bar Association’s 9th Annual Bench & Bar ConferenceThe Forfeiture Claims Act: Responding to the Government’s Latest Weapon2007
The Federal Circuit Bar Association’s 9th Annual Bench & Bar ConferenceEmergent Integrity and Enforcement Issues: What Should Contractors Worry about Today and Tomorrow?2007
Sixteenth Annual National Seminar on the Federal Sentencing GuidelinesSentencing Appeals In The Post-Booker Era2007
AHCA-NCAL-MECF 58th Annual Convention & ExpositionQuality of Care and the False Claims Act2007
Thirteenth Annual National Seminar on the Federal Sentencing GuidelinesHealth Care Fraud Offenses,” Thirteenth Annual National Seminar on the Federal Sentencing Guidelines2004
The Pharma Industry Forum on Medical ModernizationUnderstanding the Increased Role of PBMs in the Drug Benefit2004
5th Annual Conference on Emerging Issues in HealthcareQuality of Care and the False Claims Act – Where Has the Government Been So Far?2004
Investment Program Association’s Fall Issues ConferenceApplying the Patriot Act to Real Estate Transactions and Investments – What You Need to Know to Be Informed2002
Commercial Real Estate SeminarApplying the Patriot Act to Real Estate Transactions and Investments2002