Ashlyn Royall represents clients in white collar criminal defense matters, as well as government and internal investigations.

Ms. Royall draws on extensive experience to guide leading companies on:

  • Navigating government-facing investigations involving potential violations of the False Claims Act (FCA), the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), the Federal Trade Commission Act, federal consumer protection laws, and other regulatory regimes
  • Conducting US and international internal investigations across a range of industries
  • Developing, implementing, and enhancing corporate compliance programs, including in connection with US Department of Justice deferred prosecution agreements

Before joining the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, Ms. Royall was an associate in Latham’s Houston office, where she advised oil and gas industry clients on capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general securities regulation and corporate governance matters.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Texas


  • JD, University of Texas School of Law
    cum laude, Texas Law Review
  • BA, Baylor University
    Texas Law Review, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa