In Mr. Favro’s government investigations and white collar defense practice, he has represented clients in investigations being conducted by the Securities & Exchange Commission, the Food & Drug Administration, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and the Department of Justice, particularly in investigations concerning medical device misbranding and off-label marketing.
Mr. Favro earned his J.D., cum laude, from New York University School of Law, where he was a Robert McKay Scholar and served as an executive editor of the New York University Law Review. While in law school, Mr. Favro was a Lederman Milbank Fellow in Law & Economics and the recipient of the Law & Economics prize. Mr. Favro also worked at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as a Summer Honors Legal Intern and at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, Criminal Division. He earned his A.B. in Public Policy & American Institutions and Political Science from Brown University, where he was a member of the Men’s Division I ice hockey team.
Prior to joining Bird Marella in 2018, Mr. Favro was a litigation association at Hueston Hennigan LLP.