Lynn also regularly represents and advises corporate clients, including Boards of Directors, on all manner of compliance matters, including creating and revising corporate compliance programs and conducting internal investigations related to potential or alleged compliance failures. Lynn has significant trial experience in both the federal and state courts.
Lynn draws praise from clients, one of whom commented: “Lynn was amazing to work with. She is approachable, knowledgeable and intellectually curious. I felt that she was always protecting my interests.” (Chambers USA, Litigation: White Collar Crime & Government Investigations, 2019). Lynn is also highly regarded by clients for her ability to "look at the full picture to get an understanding of what is going on" and her "impressive level of depth” (Chambers USA, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, 2015).
Lynn served as an Assistant United States Attorney in both the Southern District of New York (SDNY) and the District of New Jersey. During her more than 11 years as an Assistant United States Attorney, she worked on a wide variety of complex White-Collar cases, including FCPA, securities fraud, accounting fraud, bank fraud, Bank Secrecy Act, tax fraud, wire fraud, money laundering, health care fraud, art fraud, insurance fraud, environmental violations, U.S. sanctions, and obstruction of justice matters.
In 2004, Lynn was promoted to Chief of the Complex Fraud /Cybercrime Unit in the SDNY where she supervised approximately 22 senior Assistant United States Attorneys in handling the investigation and prosecution of a wide variety of complex, and often multinational, white collar cases. In her role as Complex Frauds Chief, Lynn coordinated with multiple prosecutorial and regulatory offices, including many outside the United States, including the U.K. Serious Fraud Office and the Financial Services Agency. She also acted as a liaison with the banking regulators in New York, including the Federal Reserve Bank, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
For several years, Lynn served as Senior Counsel at Johnson & Johnson where she handled a large caseload of criminal and civil matters. In her role, she was responsible for overseeing outside counsel representing Johnson & Johnson; conducting internal investigations; advising on compliance and regulatory matters; and conducting training of employees on regulatory and legal matters.