Lecturer in Law
Joe Khan has over 15 years of litigation experience in state and federal courts, having prosecuted more than a thousand cases, several of which have been featured prominently by the local and national media. He has litigated more than 50 jury trials, hundreds of bench trials, and numerous appeals. He has lectured on sexual assault, political corruption, and other legal issues throughout the country.
Mr. Khan began his legal career in the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office, where he specialized in prosecuting complex cases of rape, child abuse and domestic violence. He then served for nearly a decade at the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, where he prosecuted a wide variety of federal crimes, including some of the District's most notable public corruption cases. As an Assistant United States Attorney, he received numerous honors was designated as a special prosecutor for selected high profile cases.
Mr. Khan is a lifelong Philadelphian. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago Law School, Swarthmore College, and Philadelphia public schools