MARISA WEST is an associate in Sidley’s Litigation practice in the Washington, D.C. office. Marisa represents individuals and corporate clients in white collar criminal matters, internal investigations and government enforcement actions. Marisa has handled matters and investigations involving, among other things, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and export controls and economic sanctions.
Prior to joining Sidley, Marisa worked as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia. In that role, she prosecuted local and federal crimes in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and D.C. Superior Court, bringing numerous cases to trial.
Admissions & Certifications
- U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
- District of Columbia
- Yale Law School, J.D., 2013
- Harvard University, B.A., 2010
- Ellen S. Huvelle, U.S. District Court, District of Columbia (2014 - 2015)