Charles co-chairs the firm’s White-Collar Criminal Defense & Regulatory Compliance Practice and has a broad practice that focuses on corporate internal investigations, securities investigations and litigation, commercial litigation, corporate compliance and governance, environmental law and white collar criminal defense. In addition to providing legal representation to both corporate and individual clients in the private sector, Charles is providing representation in federal civil litigation regarding restoration of the Florida Everglades.
In addition to his other legal work, Charles has or is representing clients in complex litigation, including allegations of breaches of fiduciary duties and corporate waste, federal securities fraud litigation, a Bivens cause of action against federal prosecutors, Qui Tam litigation, internal investigations and other commercial and white collar litigation.
Charles is also a member of the International Law Practice Group and the Environmental Law Practice Group. He made presentations in Vicenza, Italy in May 2016 and May 2017 on the cross border practice of law.