Ilana Haramati is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer. Ilana represents clients in federal and state court in a wide range of criminal matters, including insider trading, healthcare fraud, bank fraud, money laundering, narcotics conspiracy, and violent offenses.
Ilana also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing indigent defendants facing criminal charges in federal court through her participation in the Criminal Justice Act mentorship program.
J.D., New York University School of Law
B.A., Summa Cum Laude, New York University
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Prior to joining MSF, Ilana practiced at a large international law firm, focusing on criminal defense and appeals. Previously, Ilana served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Eric L. Clay of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
- Defended a pharmacist facing federal charges for healthcare fraud and narcotics conspiracy.
- Defended an individual facing bank fraud, wire fraud, and money laundering charges in federal residential mortgage fraud prosecution.
- Represented pharmacist in U.S. Department of Justice kickback investigation, convinced government of no culpability.
- Represented individual in New York State criminal investigation for misappropriation of state funds, convinced government of no culpability.
Politico Article “How one of America’s largest employers leans on federal law enforcement” – MSF Counsel Ilana Haramati Quoted
MSF Criminal Defense Team Defeats Government Motion Seeking $6.8 Million in Criminal Forfeiture Proceeds Against Healthcare Professional
Compassionate Release Granted to Client with 5 Years Remaining on Federal Prison Sentence
Judge Says Releasing Tax Fraud Atty Would Be ‘Unjust’
Jailed Atty Slams Gov’t Claim Prison Is Safer During Pandemic
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