For more than 16 years, Fahad Habib has assisted global clients in international arbitration proceedings, U.S. litigation, and international trade and anticorruption investigations and counseling.
Fahad has arbitrated matters under the ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, and Dubai International Arbitration Centre rules and also has worked on the global enforcement of arbitral awards. He has litigated claims under the Anti-Terrorism Act, the Alien Tort Statute, and the Torture Victim Protection Act, as well as advised on numerous other cross-border issues.
Fahad advises clients on compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other anticorruption laws. Most recently, he has conducted internal investigations across the Middle East and South Asia and has advised on cross-border transactions for clients based in the Middle East, Europe, and Asia. Fahad also counsels clients regarding economic sanctions regulations administered by the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), export control laws, and other related statutes. In addition, he helps clients develop compliance programs and provides training in both of these areas.
Fahad was previously based in the Firm's offices in Washington, D.C. (until 2011) and the Middle East (from 2011 until 2014).
- October 11, 2017
What to Do When . . . Your Company Confronts Anti-Corruption Issues in China or India: The Increasing Coordination of U.S. and International Law Enforcement
- April 6, 2016
New Opportunities and Challenges in India: Key Regulatory and Compliance Developments -- Co-Hosted by Jones Day, PwC, and the U.S.-India Business Council
- April 4, 2016
Roundtable Discussion: The Rule of Non Law, Hosted by Stanford Law School's Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law (CDDRL) and the Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law (London)
- May 18, 2015
Anticorruption Compliance at Model Agreements & Guidelines International (MAGI) Clinical Research Conference
- November 9, 2014
Anticorruption and International Trade Compliance at Model Agreements & Guidelines International (MAGI) Clinical Research Conference
- January 23, 2007
Emerging Issues in International Trade and International Law and Litigation, speech to officials of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce
- Georgetown University (J.D. 2001; Senior Articles Editor & Executive Editor [Summer], Georgetown International Environmental Law Review); University of California, Berkeley (B.A. with distinction 1998)
- California and District of Columbia