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Education

  • Tufts University, B.A. political science (2010)
  • American University Washington College of Law, J.D. (2015) magna cum laude

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland

Jared Engelking

Counsel
Washington, D.C.
jengelking@crowell.com
Phone: +1 202.624.2815
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Jared Engelking is a counsel in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office and a member of the firm’s White Collar & Regulatory Enforcement and Government Contracts groups, as well as the firm's Investigations Practice.

Jared counsels and represents a variety of corporate and individual clients in all phases of white collar criminal and related civil matters. He represents clients in litigation and investigations on a wide range of issues including matters filed under the False Claims Act (FCA) and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Jared assists clients in conducting complex internal investigations, making mandatory and voluntary disclosures, and responding to federal grand jury, inspector general, and congressional inquiries. Jared's practice focuses on matters involving allegations of financial fraud, regulatory non-compliance, procurement fraud, and various bribery and kickback schemes.

Jared maintains an active pro bono practice. He represents individuals accused of crimes in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Jared received his J.D. magna cum laude from American University Washington College of Law, where he was a member of the American University Law Review and a Legal Rhetoric Dean's Fellow. 

Representative Matters

  • Represent an individual accused of campaign finance violations and CARES Act loan fraud.
  • Represent a multinational agriscience company in an internal investigation of potential FCPA issues in Paraguay, and related conduct in Brazil and Argentina.
  • Represent a Fortune 500 health care government contractor in an a multi-faceted matter involving small business fraud and a kickback scheme by senior executives of a subsidiary.  
  • Represent an industrial conglomerate executive in connection with a Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission investigation concerning potential FCPA violations stemming from the award of refinery engineering contracts in Brazil arising from the Lava Jato investigation.  
  • Represent a payment processing company in a Department of Justice grand jury investigation and a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau inquiry related to transactions on behalf of certain on-line merchant clients of the company that allegedly defrauded consumers.
  • Successfully represented a defense contractor in a bet-the-company investigation of alleged civil FCA violations for knowingly supplying defective vehicles to the U.S. military. Achieved a complete win for the client by convincing the Department of Justice to drop the fraud investigation entirely.. 
  • Successfully represented an engineering services company that produces and services a variety of flight simulators and related devices for the U.S. military in its defense of a criminal action in which it was charged with various fraud-related counts regarding alleged bribes paid to a government official.  Represent war zone defense contractor in internal investigation and related congressional investigation of various inflammatory public allegations including human trafficking and labor mischarging.
  • Represented a major financial institution in connection with an alleged money laundering scandal.


Affiliations

Admitted to practice: District of Columbia, Maryland


Recent Highlights, News & Knowledge

"District Court Reverses Course on Whether Kickbacks Presumptively Inflated Government Costs Under the False Claims Act," Government Contracts Bullet Points (June 15, 2021). Contacts: Stephen M. Byers, Brian Tully McLaughlin, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Jared Engelking, Bridget Carr Client Alert / Newsletter
"False Claims Act Settlement Highlights DOJ’s Continued Pursuit of Large Contractors That Fail to Meet Subcontracting Requirements," Government Contracts Bullet Points (June 8, 2021). Contacts: Stephen M. Byers, Olivia Lynch, Brian Tully McLaughlin, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Jared Engelking Client Alert / Newsletter
"Risk Management in Teaming and Joint Ventures with Small Businesses," OOPS 2021, Crowell & Moring's 37th Annual Ounce of Prevention Seminar (May 11, 2021). Presenters: Stephen M. Byers, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Jared Engelking, and Michael E. Samuels. Speech/Presentation
"Avoiding Loan Forgiveness Is No Shield from False Claims Act Liability in Latest Paycheck Protection Program Fraud Settlement," False Claims Bullet Points (April 23, 2021). Contacts: Olivia Lynch, Brian Tully McLaughlin, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Rebecca Monck Ricigliano, Jared Engelking, Tiffany Wynn Client Alert / Newsletter
"GAO's High Risk List Puts Spotlight on Emergency Loans For Small Businesses, Reinforcing Audit and Investigation Risk for PPP and EIDL Program Participants," Administrative Law Alert (March 15, 2021). Contacts: Olivia Lynch, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Jared Engelking Client Alert / Newsletter
"DOJ Announces FCA Settlement Arising out of Violation of SBA’s Joint Venture Requirements," Government Contracts Bullet Points (March 5, 2021). Contacts: Jared Engelking, Olivia Lynch, Brian Tully McLaughlin, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Michael E. Samuels, Zachary Schroeder Client Alert / Newsletter
"Part 1 – For Small Businesses: Recent and Coming Changes to Key Small Business Rules and Regulations," Crowell & Moring Webinar (February 10, 2021). Presenters: Olivia Lynch, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Jared Engelking, Michael E. Samuels, and Zachary Schroeder. Speech/Presentation
"Part 1 - A Look at the Top False Claims Act Developments of 2020," Crowell & Moring Webinar (February 9, 2021). Presenters: Brian Tully McLaughlin, Jared Engelking, Lyndsay A. Gorton, and Nkechi Kanu. Speech/Presentation
"The Top FCA Developments of 2020," Government Contracts Bullet Points (February 1, 2021). Contacts: Brian Tully McLaughlin, Jared Engelking, Lyndsay A. Gorton, Nkechi Kanu Client Alert / Newsletter
"The Spigot is Open: DOJ Reports First Civil Settlement for Paycheck Protection Program Fraud," Government Contracts Bullet Points (January 21, 2021). Contacts: Brian Tully McLaughlin, Amy Laderberg O'Sullivan, Jared Engelking Client Alert / Newsletter