Meredith E. Monroe
Meredith Monroe is a member of the firm’s Litigation & Trial Department. Her practice focuses primarily on white collar defense and investigations, as well as securities litigation and professional liability.
Ms. Monroe has conducted internal investigations of potential violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and UK Bribery Act; advised clients on compliance with the FCPA, trade sanctions, antitrust and other global commercial compliance regulations; completed anti-corruption due diligence associated with mergers and acquisitions and asset sales; and advised and assisted clients with regard to their interactions with the government, including responding to government subpoenas and defending clients in connection with investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), the Financial Industry Regulation Authority (FINRA) and the US Department of Labor.
Ms. Monroe also represents corporate and individual clients in litigation in both federal and state courts. Ms. Monroe has worked on a variety of complex litigation matters, and gained significant experience defending clients in connection with investigations brought by the SEC and related litigation.
Ms. Monroe has also devoted considerable time to pro bono work, and has obtained significant trial and civil litigation experience through her work on prisoner rights litigation, immigration appeals, land-lord tenant litigation and domestic disputes.