Pinky Mehta is an associate in the Washington, DC office of Milbank and a member of the firm’s Transportation and Space Group and Global Risk & National Security Practice. Ms. Mehta joined Milbank in 2015.
Primary Focus & Experience
Ms. Mehta focuses her practice on international and cross-border regulatory matters, including assessing and managing risks arising under, and promoting compliance with:
- anti-corruption laws and regulations, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA);
- anti-money laundering laws and regulations, including the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), as amended by the USA PATRIOT Act;
- economic sanctions administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Department of State;
- export controls administered by the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Department of State; and
- national security laws and regulations, including reviews conducted by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).
Ms. Mehta also maintains a pro bono practice involving human rights, corporate responsibility, and sustainable development matters.
Recognition & Accomplishments
Ms. Mehta was previously a fellow at the United Nations, where she worked on rule of law and global security matters. She received her Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she earned the Noyes E. Leech Award for achievement in international law and graduated with a Certificate in Business Economics and Public Policy from the Wharton School of Business. Ms. Mehta received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, with a minor in Economics, from Haverford College.
- University of Pennsylvania, J.D.
- Haverford College, B.A.
- New York
- District of Columbia