Partner, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Evan Mehran Norris is a partner in Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP’s Litigation Department and a member of the Investigations and Regulatory Enforcement practice and Data Security and Privacy practice. He focuses on advising U.S. and multinational companies, board members and senior executives with respect to government and internal investigations, criminal defense, regulatory compliance and related civil litigation, with particular emphasis on cross border, multijurisdictional investigations. Mr. Norris has represented clients across numerous industries in a variety of sensitive matters concerning the FCPA, corporate fraud, trade sanctions, cyber incidents, data privacy, anti-money laundering controls and securities fraud. Prior to joining Cravath, Mr. Norris served for 10 years as a federal prosecutor in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York. He was the lead prosecutor of the groundbreaking FIFA case, spearheading a global investigation of corruption in international soccer in one of the most far reaching cross border corruption cases ever brought by the DOJ. Mr. Norris also served as Chief of the National Security & Cybercrime Section, in which role he was responsible for conducting and supervising matters ranging from ransomware attacks, international data breaches and corporate insider cyberattacks to counterterrorism, counterintelligence and export control cases.