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Education

  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law
  • B.A., Yale University

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Caleb M. Turner is a litigation associate who focuses on complex commercial litigation, regulatory defense, and white collar criminal defense.  He has served as the lead associate on numerous matters, representing individual and corporate clients in a variety of complex civil, regulatory, and criminal litigation.  As lead associate, Mr. Turner developed and implemented litigation strategy and managed teams as large as 10 people through every phase of litigation, from preliminary investigations through initial pleadings, discovery, dispositive motions, pretrial proceedings, mediation, trial, and appeal.

He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of complex state and federal civil actions, including actions for securities fraud, common law fraud and negligent misrepresentation, breach of contract, breach of restrictive covenants, civil RICO, civil antitrust, and other claims.  In addition, Mr. Turner has substantial experience conducting internal investigations and representing clients in Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, money laundering, Bank Secrecy Act, mail and wire fraud, criminal conspiracy, and antitrust and trade regulation matters.

Prior to joining Meyer, Unkovic & Scott in 2016, Mr. Turner was a litigation associate at a multinational law firm in New York, New York.  During law school, Mr. Turner served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Alfred V. Covello of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.

Professional/Community Involvement

  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Member
  • Represented a former managing director of a multinational banking and financial services firm in a high-profile Securities and Exchange Commission civil enforcement action alleging securities fraud, and in parallel state court actions for fraud and other claims based on the same underlying facts.
  • Represented broker/dealer in mortgaged-back securities litigation involving claims for fraud, negligent representation, and civil RICO violations.
  • Represented major investment banking and securities brokerage firm in a dispute over transferability of restricted stock under federal securities laws and involving claims for indemnification, fraudulent inducement, and negligent misrepresentation.
  • Represented major pharmaceutical and medical device company in action for breach of contract and enforcement of restrictive covenants in employment agreement.
  • Represented multinational electronics corporation in antitrust litigation alleging conspiracy and monopolization claims in connection with standard-setting organization.
  • Represented high-profile private equity investor in one of the Department of Justice’s leading Foreign Corrupt Practices Act prosecutions.
  • Represented energy production company in a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation conducted by Department of Justice and in a parallel investigation by the New York County District Attorney’s Office.
  • Represented former managing director of a multinational banking and financial services firm in parallel Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission investigations into alleged bid rigging and fraudulent trade practices.
  • Represented small snack food business and sole owner on a pro bono basis in a quasi contract action brought by abusive former boyfriend.
  • Represented immigrant domestic abuse victim on a pro bono basis in her successful petition to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services for U nonimmigrant status.
  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2006
  • B.A., Yale University, 2003