Michelle Williams is a member of the Litigation, Regulatory and White Collar practice group.
Michelle represents U.S. and foreign clients including multinational companies, financial institutions, and other financial service providers in criminal and regulatory enforcement proceedings relating to potential economic sanctions, export control, anti-corruption, and anti-money laundering, and advises on compliance with associated regulatory regimes, including data privacy and employee-related matters.
Michelle is a member of our global People Risk team.
News and client work
- U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Resolve Circuit Split Over the Scope of the False Claims Act (Government Contracting Law Report, January 2021)
- Banking Industry Risks Under CARES Act and FCA
Bloomberg Law, September 2020
- Now is the time for companies to assess their compliance programs
Corporate Counsel Business Journal, March 2019
Career and qualifications
- Dalhousie University (BA, Political Science and French) 2000
- McGill University (LLB/BCL) 2003
- Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in New York 2005
- Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in Nova Scotia, Canada 2007
- Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in Washington, DC 2010
- Partner since 2019
- Member of the American Bar Association