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Hispanic National Bar Association Names Joel Crespo a Top Lawyer Under 40

17 Feb 2017

WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 — The Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) has named Special Matters and Government Investigations associate Joel Crespo as a Top Lawyer Under 40.

The Top Lawyers Under 40 Award honors accomplished lawyers who have demonstrated professional excellence, integrity, leadership, commitment to the Hispanic community, and dedication to improving the legal profession. Click here to read HNBA’s press release.

Joel Crespo is based in King & Spalding’s Washington, D.C., office and his practice focuses on white-collar criminal defense, government investigations, internal corporate investigations and congressional investigations. Crespo’s experience includes defending individuals and companies in investigations by the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and state attorneys general. He represents companies across a range of industries, including technology, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices. A member of the Hispanic National Bar Association, Joel has been appointed to the HNBA’s Finance Committee and has served as chair of the Constitutional Law section. He also is a member of the National LGBT Bar Association.

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 1,000 lawyers in 19 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at