Aleesha Fowler

Aleesha Fowler

Associate
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Aleesha Fowler is an associate in Baker McKenzie’s North American Litigation Practice Group in New York.  She has experience in the areas of white collar criminal defense, internal investigations, regulatory compliance matters, complex civil litigation, and employment law.

Aleesha’s pro bono practice focuses on providing legal advice to incarcerated clients seeking parole and other available remedies.  She also has experience representing clients in housing court.

Practice Focus

Aleesha focuses her practice on white collar criminal defense, internal investigations, regulatory and compliance matters, complex civil litigation, and employment law.  She has significant experience representing financial institutions under investigation by the US Department of Justice, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, FINRA, and the OCC.  She advises domestic and foreign corporations on their compliance with the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the U.K. Bribery Act, and the False Claims Act.  She also has experience in advising multinational clients on supply chain compliance and employment law matters.

Admissions

  • New York~United States (2015)

Education

  • Cornell Law School (JD) (2014)
  • University of Virginia (BA) (2009)

Languages

  • English
  • Author, "INSIGHT: DOJ Ramps Up Crypto, FCA Enforcement Efforts During Covid-19," Bloomberg, May 2020
  • Co-Author, "Can 'Bundle' Payment Plans Shield Against FCA Liability?," Law360, January 2019