Pillsbury’s Fabio Leonardi, a counsel in the firm’s Corporate Investigations & White Collar Defense practice, has been named to Assent Compliance’s annual list of the Top 100 Corporate Social Responsibility Influence Leaders for a second year in a row. Leonardi was recognized as the 13th-most influential individual overall in the 2019 report and was the top-ranking private practice lawyer.

Assent Compliance is a leading provider of supply chain data management software. The company’s annual Top 100 Corporate Social Responsibility Influence Leaders report honors those individuals who wield the greatest influence over corporate social responsibility programs, and thereby strengthen the supply chain worldwide.

To view the full 2019 Top 100 list, click here.

Leonardi’s practice at Pillsbury focuses on preparing and advising on corporate compliance policies and procedures, including on ethics, anti-corruption (FCPA, Travel Act and U.K. Bribery Act), anti-money laundering and anti-human trafficking. He spearheaded Pillsbury’s Anti-Human Trafficking Litigation & Compliance group, one of the country’s first legal practices dedicated to advising businesses on anti-human trafficking compliance, anti-human trafficking litigation and corporate liability for human trafficking.

Leonardi has published numerous articles on a broad range of criminal and regulatory issues and is a frequent speaker on topics including corporate liability for human trafficking. He also works closely with both federal and state public defender’s offices, where he defends indigent individuals in criminal prosecutions and government investigations. In addition to this recognition from Assent Compliance, he is also a 2018 Law360 Rising Star honoree.