Judith Germano brings a depth of experience and proven discretion, judgment and leadership to serve as an independent monitor and special master on a variety of matters.  She has extensive experience as a Federal Prosecutor for more than a decade, and was the former Chief of Economic Crimes at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey.  She has successfully managed complex, high-stakes investigations and prosecutions involving financial and securities fraud, computer crimes, export enforcement, public and private-sector corruption, and matters impacting national security.  She also previously worked at a major, international law firm based in Manhattan, and served as a law clerk for judges in the U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, and U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.  She is a trained mediator, has studied organizational communications and business, and is frequently sought out to present on fraud, corruption, ethics and cybersecurity matters.