Katrina A Hausfeld
Partner, DLA Piper
Katie Hausfeld is a partner in the Chicago office of DLA Piper and co-chair of the global compliance group. She focuses her practice on corporate investigations and compliance, white-collar criminal matters and complex civil litigation.
Katie regularly advises both US and multinational companies in connection with investigations and enforcement actions conducted by the US Department of Justice, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, the World Bank and other enforcement agencies. She has conducted numerous investigations around the world related to a broad range of issues, including allegations of fraud, corruption, bribery, money laundering, conflicts of interest, business email compromise and executive misconduct. As a compliance adviser, Katie assists her clients in designing and implementing risk-based compliance programmes that meet the ever-evolving expectations of regulatory and enforcement agencies. These enterprise- wide programmes include conducting risk assessments, drafting codes of conduct and ethics, drafting corporate policies and creating and implementing training programmes.
Katie is also a certified anti-money laundering specialist. She was recognised by Who’s Who Legal: Investigations 2022 as a ‘Future Leader’ and by Chambers USA 2022 for white-collar crime and government investigations. She was also included in Crain’s Chicago Business’s ‘Notable Women in Law’ list in 2020 and 2022.