Hank Asbill, a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Buckley Sandler LLP, provides clients with more than four decades of exemplary jury trial and appellate experience. Over the course of his career, he has successfully defended corporate and individual clients in a wide range of criminal and civil matters in more than 100 trials and 30 appeals in federal and state courts across the country.
His work includes white collar defense, securities litigation, complex civil litigation, and antitrust and corporate investigations. Mr. Asbill, whom Chambers recognizes as “a super stellar” attorney in White Collar Crime Litigation, received the White Collar Defense Lawyer of the Year Award in 2015 from the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Mr. Asbill is a master of the Edward Bennett Williams Inn of Court, fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, past president and fellow of the American Board of Criminal Lawyers, fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, member of the New York Council of Defense Lawyers, past president of the D.C. Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and former two-term director of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
He received his J.D. from Georgetown University and his A.B. from Princeton University. A frequent lecturer on trial work, Mr. Asbill is a former adjunct professor of criminal and civil trial practice at Georgetown University Law Center, and an instructor at the Federal Judicial Center training program for federal district judges.