Yael Berger | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Yael Berger
Yael Berger

Yael Berger

Counsel, Washington, DC

T +1 202 626 3680

E yberger@whitecase.com

Overview

As a member of the Firm's Global White Collar Practice Group, Ms. Berger's practice focuses on white collar criminal defense, government and internal investigations, and corporate compliance matters. She represents foreign and domestic clients – both corporate entities and individuals – in matters involving the US Department of Justice, US Securities and Exchange Commission, and other federal and state entities in multiple jurisdictions. Ms. Berger also has extensive experience with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA"), European Union data privacy laws, and electronic discovery.

Bars and Courts

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • New York State Bar

Education

  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law
  • BA, Yale University

Languages

  • English

Experience

Representing multinational companies in criminal and civil investigations and compliance reviews examining possible violations of domestic and foreign anti-bribery laws in Central and Eastern Europe, South America and East Asia.

Representing the audit committee chairman of a multinational company during interviews with DOJ and SEC prosecutors in connection with a multimillion-dollar FCPA investigation.

Conducting interviews of dozens of witnesses in connection with government and internal investigations and corporate compliance reviews.

Preparing compliance reports for various multinational clients.

Representing an individual defendant in a Federal Election Campaign Act-related proceeding.