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Clare Nida is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice.
Ms. Nida’s practice focuses on cross-border civil and criminal government investigations, internal investigations, and commercial litigation across a variety of industries and subject matters.
Ms. Nida has experience representing clients in connection with complex investigations relating to matters before the US and UK governments. She specializes in anti-bribery and corruption and anti-money laundering laws, as well as the UK Modern Slavery Act.
Ms. Nida is uniquely situated among her peers having spent a 13 month secondment at the UK Serious Fraud Office as a Principal Investigative lawyer in the Bribery & Corruption Division, investigating prosecuting and litigating cases. At the SFO, Ms. Nida gained extensive knowledge of the financial and extractive industries, led the SFO’s first successful conviction for a failure to comply with a Section 2 notice under the Criminal Justice Act 1987, successfully defended a number of judicial reviews, and obtained and executed search warrants.
Ms. Nida maintains an active pro bono practice and served as Global Chair of the firm’s Women Lawyers’ Group.