Bae_Keun Young

Keun Young Bae

Bae_Keun Young

Keun Young Bae

Senior Associate

  • Keun Young Bae is on a pro bono Pickering Fellowship and not currently practicing at WilmerHale.

Keun Young Bae focuses her practice on investigations and complex litigation matters before the US Department of Justice, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, and other national regulatory and law enforcement agencies. Ms. Bae has represented clients in a variety of industries in government and internal investigations involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other anti-corruption law, securities enforcement, financial fraud, and other regulatory compliance issues. As part of her investigations practice, Ms. Bae coordinates multi-jurisdictional document reviews and collections, conducts witness interviews, and prepares internal and government-facing presentations. 

Ms. Bae maintains an active pro bono practice in immigration law, representing clients in asylum, trafficking and removal proceedings. She was recently selected as WilmerHale’s 2021 Pickering Fellow and is currently working full time with the City Bar Justice Center’s Immigrant Justice Project. 

Past Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Bae was a Global Law and Policy Denniston Fellow at General Electric, where she assisted with investigations concerning the FCPA and potential compliance violations. While pursuing her legal education, Ms. Bae also completed an internship at Credit Suisse focused on anti-money laundering and anti-corruption compliance.

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Credentials

  • Education

    • JD, Boston College Law School, 2016

      cum laude

      Managing Editor, Uniform Commercial Code Reporter-Digest

    • BA, English and Psychology, Boston College, 2013

      cum laude

  • Admissions

    • New York

    • District of Columbia

    • Massachusetts

  • Languages

    • Korean

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