Thomas McC. Souther is a partner in the White Collar Litigation and Investigations Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the New York office.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Souther was a partner at Freeh Sporkin & Sullivan, LLP at which he was responsible for establishing the firm’s New York office. Mr. Souther also was a partner for 15 years in the white collar practice of a prominent U.S.-based global law firm that he had re-joined after serving for four years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of New York. As a federal prosecutor, Mr. Souther investigated and prosecuted a wide variety of criminal cases, including bank fraud, commodities fraud, and mail and wire fraud. His current practice concentrates in the areas of government and regulatory investigations, white collar criminal defense and internal investigations, and he has considerable experience in both the trial and appellate courts.