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A partner in the Litigation Department and co-chair of the FCPA practice group, Alex Oh has an extensive white collar criminal and regulatory investigations practice focusing on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, as well as on securities and accounting fraud issues; Alex also conducts cross-border internal investigations for multinational corporations; and regularly counsels Fortune 100 companies on compliance matters.
An experienced trial lawyer, Alex has tried numerous criminal and civil jury and bench trials in federal and state courts, and also has argued in numerous courts of appeals throughout the country. Alex also regularly represents Fortune 100 clients in investigations conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, FINRA and other state and federal regulatory authorities. Additionally, Alex has conducted numerous high-profile internal investigations on behalf of special and audit committees of the board of directors of public corporations.
Key FCPA, white collar defense and investigations matters include:
Alex also has an extensive civil litigation and trial practice. Recent matters include:
Prior to joining Paul, Weiss, Alex served for nearly four years as an assistant U.S. attorney in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York. During her tenure, she was a member of the Securities & Commodities Fraud Task Force and the Major Crimes Unit, and was the lead prosecutor in high-profile accounting and securities fraud prosecutions. Alex was the lead trial lawyer in numerous jury trials during her tenure as a prosecutor.
Alex also has extensive appellate experience, and has briefed and/or argued several appeals before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second, Fourth, Ninth and the D.C. Circuits.
Alex is a member of the New York City Bar Association. She serves as a Trustee for the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and was recently appointed to the Board of Trustees of the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia. In addition, Alex serves on the Criminal Justice Act Panel for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. She previously served on the Criminal Justice Act Panel for the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. A frequent writer on topics related to white collar crime and regulatory investigations, Alex is one of the authors of the U.S. chapter of Corporate Internal Investigations: An International Guide, Second Edition (Oxford University Press, 2013).
Alex has an extensive pro bono practice and has litigated voting rights cases and Constitutional challenges to voter registration and identification laws. Alex served as a notes editor of the Yale Law Journal.
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Oct 08, 2015 | Publications
SEC FCPA Action Against Bristol-Myers Squibb Highlights Importance of Addressing Red Flags and Compliance Gaps
Oct 02, 2015 | Publications
The SEC’s FCPA Settlement with Hitachi Underscores the Importance of Robust Anti-Corruption Procedures
Jun 15, 2015 | News
Pro Bono Client, Convicted as a Juvenile, Wins Resentencing
May 28, 2015 | Publications
SEC Extends Application of FCPA Accounting Provisions in BHP Billiton Enforcement Action
Apr 24, 2014 | Publications
Amedisys Settlement Signals DOJ Focus on Health Care Billing Practices in The Affordable Care Act Era
Apr 08, 2013 | News
New York State Supreme Court Dismisses Claims Against UBS
Nov 16, 2012 | Publications
Alert: DOJ and SEC Release Comprehensive Guidance on FCPA Enforcement
Oct 15, 2012 | Events
Litigation Partners Speak at OFII General Counsel Conference