Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Lisa Vicens, a partner in Cleary’s New York office, has extensive experience working in Brazil and Latin America on FCPA and other cross-border issues. She regularly represents public companies and their boards in internal and governmental investigations, advises on the development of compliance and integrity programmes, and counsels clients in advance of strategic transactions. Lisa has worked on a number of internal investigation of allegations of corruption or fraud for companies in Brazil and Latin America, and has represented companies and individuals before various US authorities and in parallel litigation proceedings. She has also provided advice in the region on assessing risk in connection with strategic transactions or conducting compliance and integrity programme reviews. Lisa has been recognised by Chambers, The Legal 500, Latinvex and Benchmark Litigation. She was named among Global Investigations Review’s top 100 ‘Women in Investigations’. Lisa joined the firm in 2005 and became a partner in 2015. She received a JD from New York University School of Law and an MA and a BS from Georgetown University.