Jennifer D. Riddle is Of Counsel in the Litigation practice where she focuses on compliance with and disputes relating to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA") and other international anti-corruption laws.
Ms. Riddle's practice includes conducting internal investigations relating to anti-corruption laws. She has led investigations in Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Ms. Riddle also has extensive anti-corruption compliance experience that includes advising private equity and other financial institutions in connection with risk assessments, due diligence, and contract negotiation. Her experience also includes designing and implementing anti-corruption compliance programs, conducting risk assessments and advising on anti-corruption audits. Ms. Riddle has also handled numerous due diligence reviews in the context of mergers and acquisitions, third party representatives, joint ventures, and third party service providers. Ms. Riddle has also advised and acted as the primary liaison with respect to an independent corporate monitor stemming from an FCPA settlement.
Ms. Riddle has advised a broad range of U.S. and foreign multinational companies that include publicly-traded, privately-held and non-profit companies. Her clients are in the fields of engineering, construction, oil services, financial services, aerospace, defense contracting, technology, entertainment, and telecommunications
George Washington University Law School, J.D., 2002 (with honors)
Brigham Young University, B.A., 1999 (magna cum laude and with honors)
Fortune 50 technology company - conducted acquisition due diligence and advised on anti-corruption compliance risk
Multinational oil services company - represented company in multijurisdictional enforcement matter.
Dutch oil services company - represented company in multijurisdictional enforcement matter and acts as compliance counsel in connection with ongoing self-reporting requirements.
Fortune 500 engineering, construction and services company - represented company in DOJ and SEC enforcement matter and monitorship and acts as compliance counsel in connection with the company's global anti-corruption compliance program.