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1875 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw
Washington, DC, 20006


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
ListedChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers For Business2007
Lawyer of the YearN/A2004
Star of the Bar AwardWomen's Bar Association2003
Corporate Leadership AwardN/A2003
Aiming High AwardNOW Legal Defense and Education Fund2002
Wickersham Award for Dedication to the Legal ProfessionFriends of the Law Library of Congress1998
Margaret Brent AwardN/A1997
Outstanding Advocate of the YearEqual Justice Works1997
Edmund J. Randolph AwardN/A1997
Alumnae Recognition AwardRadcliffe College1997
Director of Central Intelligence AwardCentral Intelligence Agency1997
Distinguished Service AwardSecretary of Defense1994
Prominent Woman in International LawWomen in International Law Interest Group1994
Women Lawyer of the YearWomen's Bar Association1993
Outstanding Service AwardSecretary of Energy1980
Listed, "50 Smartest Women in the Money Business"Money MagazineN/A
Listed, "500 Leading Lawyers in America"N/AN/A
Listed, "America's Top Businesswomen"forbes.comN/A
Listed, "Top 30 Lawyers in Washington"N/AN/A
Listed, "100 Most Powerful Women"N/AN/A
Listed, "50 Most Influential Women Lawyers in America"N/AN/A
Listed N/AN/A
Listed, "50 Most Powerful Women in Business"FortuneN/A
Judge Learned Hand AwardAmerican Jewish CommitteeN/A
AV RatingN/AN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerWilmerHale2003 - Present
Vice ChairmanFederal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae)1997 - 2003
Deputy Attorney General of the United StatesU.S. Department of Justice1994 - 1997
General CounselU.S. Department of Defense1993 - 1994
N/AMiller, Cassidy, Larroca and Lewin1980 - 1993
Assistant to the Secretary of EnergyU.S. Department of Energy1979 - 1980
N/AMiller, Cassidy, Larroca and Lewin 1975 - 1979
Association namePosition nameDuration
District of Columbia BarPresident1992 - 1993
Publication nameTitleDate
Executive Counsel Many Transnational Deals Now Face a Security Review2006
WilmerHale Defense, National Security and Government Contracts Update2006
Federal Communications Law Journal Navigating Communications Regulation in the Wake of 9/112005
Bentley College, Raytheon Lectureship in Business Ethics Keepers of the Corporate Conscience: The Role of the Board in Ethical Oversight2004
Executive Counsel Public Policy – Private Peril: Public Policy is a Risk to be Managed2004
Hastings Law JournalProsecutorial Discretion and the Federalization Debate1995
Harvard Women's Law JournalWomen of Justice: Reflections1995
JudicatureJustice Department Contacts with Represented Persons: A Sensible Solution1994
Internal InvestigationsThe Interview Process1992
Public Contract Law JournalRestrictions on Release of Government Information1991
Destruction of EvidenceCo-author1989
Corporate Counsel's Guide to Handling Government InvestigationsStructuring the Internal Investigation When a Corporation is Faced with Parallel Civil, Criminal and Administrative Proceedings1989
The Corporate LitigatorEffective Representation of the Corporation, Its Directors, Officers and Employees in Grand Jury and Agency Investigations1989
Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office SocietyParallel Importation After K-Mart v. Cartier (COPIAT)1988
Destruction of EvidenceCo-author1983
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Harvard UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1972
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Is Bipartisan Foreign Policy Dead?Panel Discussion2005
Four More Years: Inside the Bush AdministrationPanel Discussion2005
Keepers of the Corporate Conscience: The Role of the Board in Ethical OversightRaytheon Lectureship in Business Ethics2004

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