McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Irene A. Firippis focuses her practice on white-collar and securities defense matters, government investigations and anticorruption compliance. She has represented clients in investigations and enforcement matters involving the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), United States Department of Justice (DOJ), Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and state securities agencies.
Irene also serves on the Firm’s Washington, DC office Associate Forum Committee.
While in law school, Irene was the recipient of the 2014 Mussey Prize and was awarded the 2012 Mussey-Gillett fellowship for academic achievement. She served as a staff member on the American University Law Review and was selected twice for a Research Dean’s fellowship. Prior to law school, Irene worked for the DOJ in its Aviation and Admiralty Section.