Amanda Azarian is an associate in the firm’s Investigations, Compliance and Defense practice. Ms. Azarian has significant experience conducting government and internal investigations of all sizes, particularly where cross-border issues arise. Her corporate clients span an array of industries including global financial institutions, the energy and gas sector, and media companies.
As a US qualified lawyer practicing in the UK, Ms Azarian is able to bring a unique perspective to the issues that face her clients, including in the areas of bribery & corruption, anti-money laundering, and sanctions. In representing corporations and individuals, Ms Azarian has gained experience working with government agencies and regulators in both the US and the UK. She has also managed the eDiscovery process for multiple investigations working closely with, and supervising, teams of various sizes. Ms Azarian’s defense practice also includes providing clients with compliance and due diligence advice as well as assessing the integrity and reputational risks they may face.
Ms. Azarian also maintains an active pro bono practice, most recently collaborating with Lawyers Without Borders to work on an initiative in the area of Human Trafficking in Tanzania.
Ms. Azarian currently serves as a co-chair of the firm’s Associates Committee. Prior to joining Jenner & Block, Ms. Azarian worked for the London and Washington DC offices of an international law firm.
Ms. Azarian received her JD from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in 2015, where she graduated first in her class. During law school, Ms. Azarian served as a staff member of the Catholic University Law Review and interned for the Honorable Heidi Pasichow at the Superior Court for the District of Columbia.
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