Kirsten Johansson

Kirsten Johansson counsels a broad range of financial services and other clients on regulatory, policy and enforcement matters. Ms. Johansson centers her practice on investigations and compliance issues related to anti–money laundering (AML), consumer financial protection and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Ms. Johansson has represented clients before the US Department of Justice, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and various federal and state financial regulators, including representations in which companies face inquiries from multiple government entities.

Ms. Johansson was a summer associate at WilmerHale in 2016. While attending law school, she interned for the State Office of Administrative Hearings and participated in the Environmental Clinic. She also worked as a research assistant for professor Steven Goode.

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  • Education

    • JD, University of Texas School of Law, 2017

      Associate Editor, Texas Law Review, Order of the Coif

    • BA, Public Policy and Environmental Studies, Southern Methodist University, 2014

      cum laude

      Dedman College Scholars Program

  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • California