March 2023 – Lawdragon, a legal media company that provides guides to the nation’s leading lawyers, has honored Kendall Brill & Kelly LLP Counsel Robert L. Corbin as a member of its Hall of Fame class for 2023.
Mr. Corbin was named to the publication’s Hall of Fame, which recognizes lawyers ” who dedicated their careers to the legal profession …to find a way forward to a better future,” for his “remarkable contributions to the legal profession” and for the representation of clients “whose lives, livelihoods, or businesses depended on a great lawyer.”
Launched in 2015, the Lawdragon Hall of Fame is a permanent group of honorees, updated on an annual basis, that celebrates some of the nation’s most famous lawyers, notable public interest figures, and titans of academia.
Over the past 40 years, Mr. Corbin has defended many of the highest priority white collar criminal cases investigated and prosecuted by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). Mr. Corbin’s clients include directors, senior management, lawyers, and accounting professionals of global and domestic enterprises. Mr. Corbin has obtained acquittals for clients at trial, gotten indictments dismissed, persuaded the government to drop investigations, and obtained resolutions that have enabled his clients to preserve their freedom, business operations, and net worth.
In addition to his defense role in criminal matters, Mr. Corbin has conducted numerous related internal corporate investigations and defended many clients in parallel civil actions and administrative proceedings before the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and debarring officials of the Departments of the Army, Air Force, and Navy.