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Caroline Brown

Crowell & Moring LLP


Last updated: Aug 1, 2019

Caroline E. Brown is a national security attorney and partner in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office. She provides strategic advice to clients on national security matters, including anti-money laundering (AML) and economic sanctions compliance and enforcement challenges, cybersecurity, investigations, and cross border transactions, including review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) and Team Telecom. Caroline previously worked in the U.S. Department of Justice’s National Security Division on counterespionage, cybersecurity, and counterterrorism matters and investigations, and sat on both CFIUS and Team Telecom. At the U.S. Department of the Treasury, she worked on sanctions, AML, and other national security issues relevant to the nation’s financial system as an attorney for the Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence (TFI) and the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN). Caroline began her legal career as a law clerk for the Honorable Jon McCalla in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee before joining the litigation group of a global law firm in Washington, D.C. She is a graduate of Duke University and the University of Michigan Law School.

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