Carla Jordan-Detamore

Vinson & Elkins LLP
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Vinson & Elkins LLP
Washington, DC
Phone 1: +1.202.639.6590


Washington DC


Carla is a Senior Associate in the Complex Commercial Litigation Practice Group. Her practice primarily focuses on white collar criminal defense, government investigations, class action defense, and civil litigation. Her litigation and client counseling experience includes managing complex electronic discovery, conducting internal investigations, acting as trial counsel in commercial business disputes, defending clients in government investigation and civil disputes involving allegations of fraud, defending clients in regulatory investigations and litigation arising out of financial restatements and accounting fraud and malpractice allegations, and advising clients on compliance matters. Carla is an active member of Vinson & Elkins’ Diversity Council, acting as an Office Lead for the Washington Office. 

Practice Areas

  • Anti-Corruption
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Compliance Counseling
  • Corporate Crime
  • Due Diligence Investigations
  • Electronic Discovery
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Government Contracting, Bid Protests and the False Claims Act
  • Government Investigations
  • Internal Investigations
  • Qui Tam; Whistleblower Defense
  • Trials
  • White Collar Crime