Jeffrey B. Coopersmith - Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Jeffrey B. Coopersmith

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Jeffrey B. Coopersmith is a veteran trial lawyer with an extensive practice focusing on civil and criminal matters, internal investigations for private and public entities, and complex commercial litigation. A former federal prosecutor, Jeff has substantial experience as lead counsel representing companies and individuals, both in the U.S. and abroad, in connection with investigations and criminal and civil enforcement proceedings in the areas of health care, securities, FCPA, antitrust, tax, banking, legal ethics, and others. Jeff's internal investigation work has involved representation of Board committees, companies, municipalities, and corporate officers, and he has deep experience with the difficult issues that come up in these matters. Jeff also teaches and writes extensively on these and other topics relating to government controversies and investigations. Jeff currently serves as a member of the firm’s Quality Assurance Committee.

Additional Information

Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Washington, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, 1997
  • U.S. District Court District of Columbia, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals D.C. Circuit,1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit,1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit,1997
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit,1995
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit,1990
Emory UniversityJ.D. Duke UniversityAB

Office Location

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 2200
Seattle, WA 98101-3045
United States


Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Litigation - Health Care