Krystal A. Vazquez
Krystal Vazquez joined Ropes & Gray’s litigation and enforcement group in 2019.
During law school, Krystal participated in the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic in addition to providing pro bono assistance for immigrant communities at Catholic Charities and African Services Committee in Manhattan. She also served as a staff editor for the Columbia Journal of Race & Law and was named a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar.
Prior to law school, Krystal was a Lannan Fellow at the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice at Georgetown University. At Georgetown, she was awarded the Community Scholars Program Teaching Assistantship and Scholarship, allowing her to serve as teaching assistant for the program where she taught and mentored first-generation college students. Additionally, Krystal worked as a paralegal in Los Angeles after graduating from undergraduate as well as a paralegal during graduate school at an immigration law firm in Dupont Circle.
- Represents a major South American airline in internal investigation of potential violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
Anti-Corruption & International Risks Compliance and Diligence
- Conducts due diligence media investigations of target companies in high-risk markets.
- JD, Columbia Law School, 2019; Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar; Staff Editor, Columbia Journal of Race and Law
- MA (English), Georgetown University, 2016; Community Scholars Program Teaching Assistantship and Scholarship
- BA (English), summa cum laude, Loyola Marymount University, 2011; Trustee Scholar