George B. Newhouse, Jr.

George B. Newhouse, Jr.


Richards Carrington, LLC

Recognized since 2021

Los Angeles, California

Practice Areas

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

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George Newhouse focuses his practice on complex civil litigation, white collar defense, general criminal defense, securities defense, and government investigations. Over the course of his career, Mr. Newhouse has tried over 50 criminal, civil and arbitration cases to verdict and handled more than 40 appellate cases in federal and state courts.

A skilled trial lawyer with a perfect record in criminal trials as a defense lawyer, Mr. Newhouse represents clients in matters involving antitrust, environment, health care, public corruption, securities, fraud, tax and qui tam (False Claims Act). Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Newhouse gained deep experience working in government, serving for 12 years as an assistant United States attorney for the Criminal Division of the United States Attorney’s Office in the Central District of California. Mr. Newhouse has taught Criminal Justice at the University of Southern California, Dornsife College since 1998 as an Adjunct Professor of the Practice.

A graduate of The University of California, Berkeley School of Law, Mr. Newhouse is licensed to practice in both California and New York, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Second, Eighth, and Ninth circuits, United States District courts for the Central and Northern districts of California and Southern District of New York, and the Federal District courts for the Eastern and Southern districts of New York.

Location

  • 545 South Figueroa Street, Seventh Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90071

Education

  • University of California Berkeley, J.D., graduated 1982
  • Harvard University, B.A., graduated 1976

Bar Admissions

  • California, State Bar of California
  • New York, State Bar of New York

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section - Member
  • Los Angeles Bar Association - Member
  • White Collar Criminal Committee - Director

Court Admissions

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Federal District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Federal District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Awards:

  • Selected to Los Angeles Business Journal “Most Influential Lawyers: White Collar and Cyber Crime” list - July 2015
  • Department of Justice Director’s Award for Superior Performance - 1988
  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Southern California Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters - 2005-2010, 2014-2020

Publications

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