Immanuel R. Foster

Immanuel R. Foster

Associate, Litigation


Immanuel Foster represents health care, financial services, insurance and other types of companies in a wide range of complex civil litigation and government investigations.

Mr. Foster’s recent experience includes representing:

  • a software company and certain of its officers and directors in a securities class action suit and follow-on derivative suit concerning disclosures and financial guidance related to a new product launch;
  • a financial services company in Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Department of Justice (DOJ) investigations concerning suspicious activity reporting under the Bank Secrecy Act;
  • a financial services company in an SEC investigation concerning Section 5 of the Securities Act of 1933;
  • an investment adviser in an SEC investigation concerning fixed-income trading practices;
  • a biopharmaceutical company in a DOJ investigation concerning the Anti-Kickback Statute; and
  • a financial services trade organization as amicus counsel in a matter before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, in which the court affirmed a ruling in favor of the organization.

Mr. Foster maintains an active pro bono practice, which has included representing migrant workers in a labor trafficking suit and refugees seeking asylum in the U.S. In law school, he was a member of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, where he represented tenants in summary process eviction proceedings in Boston Housing Court.



  • J.D., Harvard Law School, 2014
  • B.A., Harvard University, Harvard College, 2008


  • Massachusetts

Immanuel R. Foster