WASHINGTON, February 1, 2016 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that Amy Conway-Hatcher, a highly experienced litigator and former Assistant U.S. Attorney in Washington D.C., has joined the firm’s White Collar practice based in Washington D.C.
“We are delighted that Amy is joining Baker Botts. She is a first-class White Collar lawyer with significant cross-border experience,” said Andrew M. Baker, Managing Partner of Baker Botts. “Amy’s addition, along with our recent hiring of partner Lynn Neils, continues to increase the strength and depth of our robust White Collar practice,” added Mr. Baker.
During her tenure with the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Ms. Conway-Hatcher served in an elite trial unit that focused on investigating and prosecuting some of the city’s most difficult and high-profile cases. Ms. Conway-Hatcher joins the firm from Kaye Scholer, where she was a partner and served as head of their White Collar Litigation and Internal Investigations practice in the Washington D.C. office.
Ms. Conway-Hatcher’s practice focuses on corporate internal investigations, crisis management, corporate compliance and the defense of clients in civil and criminal enforcement matters. She has extensive experience representing clients before the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, U.S. Attorneys’ Offices and other federal and state regulators.
“Amy is known to her clients for bringing an innovative, strategic and creative vision, while navigating through some of the most challenging situations clients will encounter,” said David Sterling, Baker Botts Partner and Chair of the firm’s Litigation practice.
“Amy has extensive experience in handling complex, high stakes matters for clients, as well as counseling Boards for Directors on compliance, regulatory issues and governance across industries. Her addition to our firm bolsters our current offerings and adds significant value for clients both in Washington and throughout the firm,” said John Taladay, Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Washington D.C. office and Co-Chair of the Antitrust practice group.
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