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Senior AssociateSan Francisco
Since joining Orrick in 2012, Betsy has conducted over a dozen internal investigations worldwide, and represented clients in a wide range of matters before the Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Betsy also represents clients in civil litigation.
Since 2011, Betsy has provided legal assistance to the Syrian opposition in United Nations-mediated peace negotiations through Orrick’s pro bono client, the Public International Law & Policy Group. Betsy was based out of Geneva, Switzerland and Istanbul, Turkey during the Geneva II peace negotiations in 2014 and the Geneva III peace negotiations in 2016, during which time she founded PILPG’s Istanbul office. Previously, Betsy worked on the Darfur peace process.
Betsy is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations, an International Crisis Group Ambassador Council member, and a member of the Executive Committee of the San Francisco Bar Association International Law & Practice Section.
Some of Betsy's past client engagements include: