Kristina is a member of the White Collar & Corporate Investigations practice group in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office. She represents companies and executives in internal investigations, enforcement actions and commercial litigation.
Kristina's investigations practice includes allegations of bribery and securities fraud, as well as violations of U.S. economic sanctions, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and False Claims Act. She conducts internal investigations and due diligence for companies headquartered in the United States and abroad. Kristina regularly assists clients with disclosures of potential violations to relevant authorities, represents clients in enforcement matters, and helps companies develop and implement compliance policies and strategies for their domestic and international operations. Kristina’s litigation practice covers all aspects of trial and appellate work in a wide range of subject matters. Kristina’s Russian background contributes to the global nature of her practice.
Previously, Kristina clerked for the Honorable Sally D. Adkins at the U.S. Court of Appeals of Maryland. While in law school, Kristina served as an executive comments and notes editor for Maryland Law Review and worked as a writing fellow in the legal writing program. She also served as a student attorney at the law school’s Clinical Office where she drafted briefs and made oral arguments before the Maryland Court of Special Appeals, as well as interning at the Maryland Office of the Public Defender as a recipient of Maryland Public Interest Law Project Grant.