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Kristin H. Jones is a partner in the White Collar Litigation and Investigations Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Philadelphia office.
Ms. Jones specializes in civil and white collar criminal matters arising out of allegations of fraud, false statements and bad faith. Ms. Jones represents businesses and individuals facing investigation by federal and state law enforcement authorities and government agencies. Her work frequently involves the intersection of criminal investigations and civil litigation. She has significant courtroom experience, and has tried cases in state and federal courts and arbitrated matters in AAA and other forums.
Ms. Jones is experienced in investigating claims of misconduct and abuse, in particular hotline and whistleblower complaints. Ms. Jones has investigated sensitive allegations of verbal, emotional and physical abuse, bullying, hazing, discrimination, harassment and sexual misconduct for a wide variety of organizations, including colleges, universities, schools, and sports organizations. She is experienced in navigating SafeSport issues for U.S. Olympic Committee-recognized national governing bodies and their local affiliated organizations.
Ms. Jones serves on the firm’s Compensation Committee. Before joining Pepper in 2007, Ms. Jones was an associate in the white collar and securities litigation department at Dechert LLP.