As a member of the firm’s Government Investigations and
White Collar Criminal defense practice, Amy’s practice focuses on conducting internal
investigations and defending clients in investigations and enforcement actions
brought by U.S. and international regulators and in related litigation.
Amy routinely defends clients in complex, high-stakes government
inquiries and investigations, prosecutions, and other proceedings related to
compliance with federal and state regulations, including the U.S. Foreign
Corrupt Practices Act, False Claims Act, Federal Election Campaign Act,
securities, antitrust, and trades secrets laws, and procurement fraud. She
regularly represents clients before the Department of Justice (DOJ), the
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and other enforcement bodies.
Amy’s practice also involves a
wide range of compliance counseling, including assisting clients to conduct
risk assessments, develop, implement, and enhance compliance programs, train
relevant stake holders including directors, and test existing programs for effectiveness.
Amy advises clients on compliance risks associated with investments,
acquisitions, and financings and provides contractual safeguards and remedial
actions to mitigate against risks. Amy has counseled clients in numerous industries,
with particular focus on energy and energy services, defense contracting, and