Marilyn Batonga is a member of Baker McKenzie's Litigation & Government Enforcement Practice Group in Washington, DC. She has extensive experience in internal investigations, white collar defense, and anti-corruption due diligence. Marilyn is also a civil litigator and has handled matters before state and federal courts in New York.
Marilyn represents both domestic and international corporate clients in a broad range of compliance and dispute resolution matters, including criminal investigations by the US Department of Justice, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, and other government agencies. She advises clients on compliance programs and performs due diligence on various business transactions.
Currently, she focuses her practice on representing companies in investigations related to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the False Claims Act. She has recently spent time in South Africa conducting internal investigations for companies impacted by reports of state capture and #GuptaLeaks.
Marilyn has been recognized for her pro bono work, which involves the representation of minors in immigration and family court proceedings.
Marilyn Batonga can be reached at Marilyn.Batonga@bakermckenzie.com and + 1 202 835 6173.