Mr. McCool is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, an invitation-only organization that represents 1% of trial lawyers in the United States. He is recognized globally and nationally in Chambers & Partners, the world’s leading legal ranking company. His clients and other attorneys have described him as a trial lawyer who “wins the unwinnable cases,” a “phenomenal trial lawyer,” and a trial lawyer who “knows his way around a courtroom with his eyes closed and his hands tied behind his back.” In 2023, Mr. McCool obtained a full acquittal for a former 21st Century Fox senior executive charged in the FIFA bribery case, following an eight-week jury trial in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. He is consistently identified as one of the Best Lawyers in America® (Tier 1 – Criminal Defense: White-Collar Litigation). He has been recognized as one of the “Top 100 Lawyers in Washington, DC” by Super Lawyers® since 2014, and Business Today recently recognized Mr. McCool as one of the “Top 10 Trial Lawyers Influencing U.S. Litigation Landscape” in 2023.