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Omid Uskowi

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction

Biography

Omid Uskowi is a senior associate in the Compliance & Investigations Practice Group in Baker McKenzie’s Amsterdam office. Omid advises clients on reducing risks they face in emerging markets and handles investigations and resolutions with enforcement authorities.

Previously, Omid served as a judicial affairs officer for the United Nations Mission in South Sudan, where he worked on rule of law implementation. Omid was a judicial intern for the Hon. Ricardo M. Urbina in the US District Court for the District of Columbia and a student-attorney in his law school’s appellate defender clinic.

Practice Focus

Omid counsels clients on best practices for compliance with US and international legal requirements and regulations and advises and conducts internal investigations for companies doing business in emerging markets.

Admissions

  • New York~United States (2010)

Education

  • George Washington University Law School (J.D.) (2009)
  • University of Oxford (M.St. with Distinction) (2006)
  • University of Chicago (B.A. Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations) (2004)

Languages

  • English
  • Persian

Previous Offices

  • Sydney
  • Washington, DC