Margot Laporte

Miller & Chevalier Chartered

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Miller & Chevalier Chartered
Washington, DC


Washington DC


Margot advises global public companies and their boards of directors, audit committees, and senior executives facing complex multi-jurisdictional regulatory, litigation, and reputational risk arising from enforcement matters. Her practice focuses on cross-border internal and regulatory investigations, white collar criminal defense, securities enforcement matters, and regulatory compliance, including with respect to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), anti-money laundering regulations, economic sanctions laws, insider trading, and accounting fraud. She has conducted investigations on behalf of clients in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and Russia.

Margot is quoted frequently on timely topics relevant to her clients, including in The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Law360, Global Investigations Review, and Compliance Week. She has published extensively on anti-corruption and securities enforcement matters.

Practice Areas

  • Anti-Corruption
  • Compliance Counseling
  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Services
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Insider Trading
  • Internal Investigations
  • SEC Enforcement
  • White Collar Crime

Law or Graduate School Name

  • Duke University School of Law