Ryan D. Junck
Litigation and White Collar Crime
Ryan Junck is a counsel in Skadden’s White Collar Crime and Litigation groups. Mr. Junck has significant experience representing corporations and individuals in criminal and civil matters in federal and state courts. He also represents clients in various regulatory investigations, including those brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission, state attorneys general, district attorneys, the Office of Foreign Assets Control, the Federal Reserve and the U.S. Congress. Mr. Junck also has substantial experience representing clients in cross-border matters and internal investigations. He regularly consults with corporate clients regarding compliance and internal controls issues relating to governmental investigations.
Mr. Junck’s representations have included:
- a senior executive of a public company in a federal securities fraud prosecution and related civil proceedings;
- an alleged “tipper” in a federal insider trading prosecution;
- a hedge fund employee in a federal insider trading investigation;
- a senior executive at a foreign financial institution in a cross-border tax investigation;
- board members of a private holding company in a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigation;
- a foreign financial institution in a state investigation concerning mortgage-backed securities;
- foreign financial institutions in federal, state and regulatory investigations concerning potential violations of U.S. sanctions laws and regulations;
- a financial institution in a state bribery investigation;
- a senior executive of a public company in a stock options backdating prosecution; and
- an audit committee in civil and criminal investigations into its company’s accounting practices.
Prior to joining Skadden, Mr. Junck worked for another international law firm in New York where he represented corporations in various civil matters in federal and state courts.
J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2003 (cum laude)
B.A., University of Nebraska, 2000 (summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa)
Law Clerk, Nebraska Supreme Court (2003-2004)