Lecturer in Law
Cheryl Krause, a partner at Dechert LLP’s White Collar and Securities Litigation group, has been recognized by Chambers USA for White Collar Crime & Government Investigations, identified as a “Woman of Distinction” by the National Association of Women Business Owners and Philadelphia Business Journal, listed as a “Lawyer on the Fast Track” by American Lawyer Media and The Legal Intelligencer and ranked by Best Lawyers in America. Ms. Krause has taught Evidence, CyberCrime, and appellate advocacy at the University of Pennsylvania Law School and has published and lectured in many venues on the handling of internal investigations, developments in criminal law, sentencing issues, terrorism, and combating computer crime. Before entering private practice, Ms. Krause was a lecturer at Stanford and Columbia Law Schools and served for five years in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York. In that capacity, she handled the investigation, prosecution, and appeals of domestic and international bank fraud, securities fraud, money laundering, and public corruption cases. She is a former law clerk to the Honorable Anthony M. Kennedy of the U.S. Supreme Court and to the Honorable Alex Kozinski of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.