NATALI WYSON is a Commercial Litigation and Disputes associate in Sidley Austin’s Dallas office. She has litigation experience in state and federal courts throughout the United States in a wide range of areas including securities, employment, product liability, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, fraud, intellectual property, real estate, bankruptcy and other commercial disputes. Natali has experience litigating such issues in the form of multijurisdictional disputes, including class actions and multi-district litigation. Additionally, Natali has experience with alternative dispute resolution procedures through arbitrations and mediations.
Natali also has experience working on internal investigations, particularly with regard to matters relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), the federal mail and wire fraud statutes, accounting irregularities, environmental crimes, kickbacks, bid-rigging, misuse of corporate assets, conflicts of interest, and other bribery, corruption, and fraud. Natali’s investigations practice is international in scope and includes developed and emerging markets.
Natali’s recent experience includes being a part of litigation teams representing a hotel and gaming company in multi-jurisdiction litigation involving alleged common law and securities fraud in the sale of hotel-condominiums, representing a publicly traded retailer against the Consumer Product Safety Commission in an action for alleged violations of the Consumer Product Safety Act and representing an oil company in a multi-million dollar international arbitration. Natali was also recently part of an internal investigation team representing a Special Committee of the Board in an FCPA matter that resulted in a prosecutorial declination.
Natali received her J.D., summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, from Brigham Young University’s J. Reuben Clark Law School, where she served as a Lead Note and Comment Editor for the BYU Law Review.