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Andrew Levine, a litigation partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, focuses his practice on white collar and regulatory defense, internal investigations and a broad range of complex commercial litigation. He regularly defends companies in criminal, civil and regulatory enforcement matters and has conducted numerous investigations throughout the world.
Mr Levine advises clients in Latin America and elsewhere on a broad array of anti-corruption matters, including conducting risk assessments, enhancing compliance programmes, and mitigating risks presented by potential mergers, acquisitions and other transactions. In 2014, Mr Levine was named Global Investigations Review’s inaugural “40 Under 40” list of the world’s leading investigations lawyers and in 2013 was recognised as a “Rising Star” by the New York Law Journal. Latin Lawyer has noted Mr Levine’s “substantial work in Latin America”, recognising him among the top lawyers active in anti-corruption matters in the region.
Before joining Debevoise in 2006, Mr Levine served as deputy counsel to the Independent Inquiry Committee into the UN Oil-for-Food Programme, led by Paul A Volcker, from 2004 to 2005. He served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Dennis Jacobs, US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and to the Honorable Lewis A Kaplan, US District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Mr Levine received his JD from Yale Law School in 2002 and his BA summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Yale College in 1997. From 1997 to 1999, he worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company. Mr Levine is a co-editor-in-chief of Debevoise’s monthly FCPA Update and the author of numerous articles.