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Seth Orkand

Seth Orkand

White Collar Criminal Defense and Title IX Attorney
  • Business Law, Criminal Law, White Collar Crime
  • Massachusetts, New York
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Biography

Seth B. Orkand focuses his practice on white collar criminal defense, government and corporate internal investigations, research misconduct investigations, college and university disciplinary actions, and complex commercial litigation. He previously served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the United States Attorney’s Office in the District of Massachusetts, where he investigated and prosecuted, among other matters, health care fraud, child exploitation, identity fraud, computer crimes, mail and wire fraud, drug trafficking, firearms, and immigration offenses.

From 2007 to 2015, Mr. Orkand was an attorney at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, where he represented individuals and corporations in a variety of government investigations and litigation matters. Mr. Orkand has particular experience in the areas of healthcare fraud, off-label marketing, securities enforcement and litigation, violations of the False Claims Act, computer and Internet crimes, and antitrust matters.

In 2011, Mr. Orkand served as a Special Assistant District Attorney in the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office, where he prosecuted 14 jury and bench trials to verdict.

Mr. Orkand earned a bachelor of arts with honors from Brown University in 1999. In 2007, he graduated cum laude from Boston College Law School, where he was the executive editor of the Boston College Third World Law Journal. While in law school, he interned with the Office of the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in the Hague.

Mr. Orkand is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, New York, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, and the First Circuit Court of Appeals.

Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    White Collar Crime
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil
  • Litigation
  • College/University Disciplinary Proceedings
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Massachusetts
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New York
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Professional Experience
Partner
Robinson & Cole LLP
- Current
Partner
Miner Orkand Siddall LLP
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Partner
Demeo LLP
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Assistant United States Attorney
U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts
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Counsel
Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale, and Dorr LLP
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Education
Boston College Law School
J.D
cum laude, Order of the Coif, Boston College Third World Law Journal
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Brown University
B.A
Psychology, with honors in major
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
Robinson & Cole LLP
One Boston Place, 25th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
Telephone: (617) 557-5915
Fax: (617) 557-5999
Monday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed