Hector Gonzalez

hector.gonzalez@dechert.com

Hector Gonzalez advises corporations and executives on a wide range of matters, with a focus on complex commercial litigation, criminal and related civil and administrative matters, SEC and CFTC enforcement proceedings and internal, grand jury and state attorneys general investigations. In addition, he regularly represents clients in all aspects of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) matters and has extensive experience working on matters in Latin America. Mr Gonzalez plays an active role in firm leadership and currently serves on the firm’s Policy Committee, and as the deputy chair for the firm’s global litigation practice. He also heads the firm’s diversity and inclusion efforts.

Mr Gonzalez has been consistently recognised for his white-collar criminal defence practice and his securities and shareholder litigation practice by The Legal 500 US, which praises him as ‘a great lawyer’ in commercial litigation, having ‘an extraordinary amount of expertise’ in securities shareholder litigation, and being ‘an excellent trial lawyer and strategic thinker who won’t waste clients’ time or money’. He is ranked in The Best Lawyers in America for his white-collar criminal defence practice.