Brandon W. Marshall

_O5C0799_250x300pxBrandon W. Marshall has worked in the criminal justice system for nearly two decades.  Prior to joining forces with Patrick F. Nash to form Nash Marshall, PLLC, he worked as an Assistant United States Attorney and Director of Financial Litigation for the United States Attorney’s Office in the Eastern District of Kentucky.  Mr. Marshall prosecuted matters including mortgage and healthcare fraud, kickbacks, tax fraud, banking crimes, computer offenses, crimes against children, prison and gang offenses, immigration cases, violent/firearm offenses, and many others.  He routinely litigated complex matters and won numerous lengthy federal trials and appeals.

Mr. Marshall repeatedly participated in intensive litigation training at the United States Department of Justices’ National Advocacy Center in Columbia, South Carolina.  He has an insider’s perspective on the Department of Justice’s latest computer forensic techniques, investigative methods, and trial and appellate tactics.

He has also been a frequent lecturer at national, regional, and local symposiums sponsored by the Department of Justice, including speeches on white collar sentencing, health care fraud, child pornography, and sex offender registration, among others.  Mr. Marshall has presented numerous continuing legal education programs sponsored by the United States District Court and has been a recurrent guest speaker at the University of Kentucky College of Law.  He has also been invited to share his insights with employees of federal agencies, financial institutions, and the Kentucky Chapter of the Financial Institution Security Officers Association (FISOA).

Mr. Marshall has special interest and experience in federal sentencing laws.  He worked for nearly ten years through the United States Probation and Pretrial Services Office, serving over half of that time as a United States Sentencing Guideline Specialist and Supervisor of the Office’s flagship location in Lexington, Kentucky.  In those roles, he advised federal judges and criminal litigators on the nuances of laws pertaining to sentence computation, alternatives to incarceration, restitution, fines, bail, supervision violations, diversion, and an array of other matters.  Mr. Marshall now utilizes this knowledge to protect his clients’ rights during plea negotiations and other court proceedings.

Mr. Marshall has notable experience in the areas of Federal Criminal Defense, White Collar Defense, Defense of Professionals, Health Care DefenseTechnology-Based Cases, Internal Investigations, Defense of Public Officials, Whistleblower Suits, and Appellate Practice.

He is a 1996 graduate of Centre College and a 1999 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law.

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