Amy Schuh is a litigator who focuses on corporate ethics and compliance counseling, internal and government investigations, and mergers and acquisitions due diligence and integration, particularly in the technology and life sciences sectors. She builds, enhances, and streamlines corporate compliance programs, as well as global anti-corruption and investigations programs.
Amy, a former senior vice president and chief ethics and compliance officer at a major information technology company, supported the company's active M&A profile during due diligence and integration. She also enhanced its robust global anti-corruption program and worked closely with the US Department of Justice and US Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with the company's on-going reporting requirements. She further strengthened the company’s privacy compliance program by addressing the General Data Protection Regulation and emerging privacy regulation around the globe.
Prior, Amy was the executive director of global investigations for a major international pharmaceutical company, where she managed a global team of lawyers responsible for conducting escalated internal investigations into alleged violations of the company’s code of conduct and for handling government investigations. She also enhanced the company’s compliance program, specifically as it related to its policies and procedures in connection with global anti-corruption compliance. Previously, in 2008, Amy was tapped to create a corporate compliance program for a Fortune 10 company.
Amy began her legal career as a litigation associate at Morgan Lewis and another global law firm. She is active in pro bono work, having co-founded and co-chaired a pro bono program that collaborated with National Veterans Legal Services Program to help veterans access critical benefits. Amy has continued to serve on the board of directors since 2011 and was recently elected co-chair of the board.
Villanova University School of Law, 1998, J.D., Order of the Coif; managing articles editor, Villanova Law Review
Arizona State University, 1994, B.S., Political Science, magna cum laude
Awards and Affiliations
Co-Chair, National Veterans Legal Services Program