What is Compassionate Release at the BOP?

“Compassionate Release” refers to a program at the federal Bureau of Prisons that allows an inmate in certain situations to be released from custody before the complete sentence has expired. The Compassionate Release program is discretionary with the BOP, but . recent change sin the law now allow an inmate to petition the district court…

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Charges Dismissed in Iran Sanctions Case

Our firm frequently represents people charged in significant federal cases. We have over 20 years of experience defending people charged in these types of cases, some involving international matters. At times, the media will contact us for comments about our clients’ involvement or position on the charges. When it is in the best interest of…

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Our firm gets federal charges dismissed for client accused of violating U.S. sanctions against Iran

Our firm won another federal criminal case last week when federal prosecutors dismissed charges against our client after a trial date was set. Politico reported on the case which involved an Iranian-born American citizen and medical researcher in Kentucky who was charged with violating U.S. sanctions against Iran known as the ITSR (Iranian Transactions and…

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Our firm gets RICO charges dismissed for business owner

Last week, Fulton County prosecutors dismissed criminal racketeering charges against our client, S.F., a successful small business owner in the Atlanta area. The RICO charges were dismissed after our firm filed several pretrial motions, including a motion to dismiss. The indictment against S.F. charged him and several others with racketeering under the Georgia RICO Act.…

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