Douglas S Zolkind

Douglas S Zolkind

Litigation Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
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Douglas S Zolkind is a litigation counsel in the New York office of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. He has extensive trial experience and focuses his practice on whitecollar criminal defence, government investigations and internal investigations. He defends corporate and individual clients in criminal and regulatory enforcement matters around the world.

Prior to joining Debevoise, Mr Zolkind was an Assistant United States Attorney in the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York (SDNY), serving as a senior member of the Criminal Division’s Public Corruption Unit. Prior to joining SDNY, Mr Zolkind was a litigation associate at another international law firm.

At SDNY, Mr Zolkind led investigations, prosecutions and trials in cases involving foreign bribery and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), wire fraud, money laundering, business and political corruption, bank fraud, securities offences and cybercrime. He handled many high-profile white-collar matters, including an FCPA trial against a Macao-based real estate tycoon involving corruption at the highest levels of the United Nations, and an FCPA trial against a former cabinet-level Hong Kong official involving efforts by a Chinese energy company to bribe top officials in Chad and Uganda.

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