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Howard Shapiro

Howard Shapiro

Partner - Litigation

Howard Shapiro is a senior partner in WilmerHale’s D.C. office and chair of the firm’s Litigation/Controversy Department. Howard’s practice is focused largely on white collar criminal defense, complex commercial litigation and securities enforcement matters. In January 2007, Howard led the trial team that won a $52 million jury verdict for client, Loral Space & Communications Holdings Corporation, in its contract dispute with Cablevision Systems Corporation and its subsidiaries. The dispute revolved around a joint venture the two companies formed in 1996 to launch a direct broadcast satellite service.

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