Crystal Jezierski is a partner in the Compliance & Investigations practice group. She has 18 years of experience, including high-level government positions having served as Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Legislative Affairs at the US Department of Justice and as Chief Counsel for Oversight and Investigations for the US House of Representatives Judiciary Committee. In these roles she provided strategic advice to top Justice Department officials and leading US Congress members on federal law enforcement priorities, congressional oversight of the Justice Department and other federal law enforcement agencies, and congressional investigations.
Ms. Jezierski focuses on corporate compliance and investigations. She works with legal departments and compliance officers to advise them on compliance trends and government expectations, the design and implementation of global compliance programs, compliance program remediation in the course of government enforcement actions, global compliance risk assessments, compliance training, and conducting internal investigations.
Representative Legal Matters
Advised multiple clients on the design and implementation of global anti-corruption compliance programs and the sufficiency of these programs' standards and controls.
Advised a multinational engineering firm on the design and enhancement of its global anti-corruption compliance programs as part of an ongoing FCPA investigation.
Advised a multinational aerospace and defense company on the design and enhancement of its global anti-corruption compliance program as part of an ongoing FCPA investigation.
Performed global anti-corruption risk assessment and advised on compliance program design for a multinational mining company and a multinational food and beverage company.
Conducted and advised on anti-corruption training for several multinational companies across multiple industries.
Managed document and data review for FCPA investigation involving a multinational mining company.
Counseled several clients on US Congress oversight inquiries.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- District of Columbia Bar - Member
- District of Columbia~United States (2009)
- College of William and Mary (J.D.) (1997)
- Denison University (B.A.) (1994)