Megan Y Lew is a practice area attorney in Cravath’s litigation department. Her practice focuses on internal and government investigations, civil litigation and regulatory compliance, including matters concerning the FCPA, fraud, money laundering and anti‑money laundering controls, trade sanctions and export controls. Ms Lew has represented a wide range of clients, including AerCap Holdings NV, American Express, Computer Sciences Corporation, Mylan NV and Credit Suisse AG. She has also served on the attorney team supporting partner John D Buretta in his role as compliance monitor for TK Holdings, Inc (Takata) in connection with the recall of certain of Takata’s airbag inflators.
She received a BS magna cum laude from Cornell University in 2004 and a JD cum laude from New York University School of Law in 2010, where she was a notes editor of the Law Review. Following her graduation, Ms Lew served as a law clerk to the Honourable Frank Maas of the US District Court for the Southern District of New York.