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Brittany Crosby-Banyai

Brittany Crosby-Banyai

Associate

Brittany is an associate in the firm’s Dispute Resolution practice.

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Experience

Brittany’s practice focuses on litigating a wide variety of international commercial disputes, advising non-U.S. corporations regarding compliance with U.S. sanctions regulations, and advising clients with respect to cross-border government investigations. Brittany also has experience related to domestic banking regulatory and compliance matters.

Brittany’s experience includes advising:

  • a multinational energy company with respect to U.S. sanctions issues arising from a minority investment in a Venezuelan joint venture
  • the owner of a major European energy pipeline in connection with sanctions issues arising under the pipeline provisions of the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act
  • a French bank regarding compliance with U.S. sanctions related to Iran
  • a Japanese company regarding compliance with U.S. sanctions related to Myanmar
  • a French company regarding a proposed transaction with a subsidiary of a company designated as a Communist Chinese Military Company by the U.S. government
  • a French company with respect to an internal investigation in Morocco, involving alleged violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • a global investment bank regarding banking regulatory and compliance matters
  • an individual in responding to a subpoena issued by the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services

 

Background

Brittany obtained her J.D., with honors, from The George Washington University Law School, where she was a finalist in the Van Vleck Constitutional Law Moot Court competition and a member of the Federal Circuit Bar Journal. She earned her B.A. cum laude in International Affairs from George Washington University, during which time, she interned on Capitol Hill. Brittany also spent a semester at Universidad Católica Argentina as an exchange student. She is proficient in Spanish.

Brittany is admitted to practice in New York and Georgia. She is also a member of the International Bar Association. 

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