A former federal prosecutor, she is a nationally recognized trial attorney representing financial institutions, corporations, and executives in white-collar criminal cases, SEC and other regulatory enforcement proceedings, complex commercial litigation and internal investigations.
Before joining Milbank as a partner, she was an Assistant US Attorney in the SDNY in the Criminal Division for more than seven years, where she led many of the government’s highest-profile securities fraud and insider trading cases, including the case against SAC Capital. She tried numerous jury trials and received the Executive Office of US Attorneys’ Director’s Award for Superior Performance. Prior to being a federal prosecutor, she was a partner at Kellogg, Hansen, Figel & Frederick. She served as a law clerk to the Honorable Fred I. Parker of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
She teaches a course of white-collar criminal law and procedure at Harvard Law School, and is a frequent speaker at white collar and securities enforcement programs, including panels convened by the Securities Industry Financial Markets Association, American Bar Association, NYC Bar Association, and the Practising Law Institute. She is a graduate of Harvard Law School, Oxford University, and the University of Sydney.