Our People

Our global offices allow us to bring together the right team of U.S. litigators, English barristers and solicitors (including Queen's Counsel), Hong Kong solicitors, and offshore lawyers equipped to handle the unique issues inherent in complex cross-border disputes and investigations. Our team of lawyers includes former U.S. federal and state prosecutors, English and offshore judges, and arbitrators. 

Our team of legal analysts work closely with the lawyers and, under their supervision, provide research and analysis for every stage of a matter. In addition, the lawyers are supported by an executive team of technology, e-discovery, case management, and public relations professionals to provide clients with practical business solutions that complement the legal strategy. 

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  • Melissa Seitter

    Managing Director of Business Development

    As the Managing Director of Business Development, Melissa Seitter is responsible for driving the firm's strategic priorities for several of the firm's business units. Ms. Seitter leads the entire lifecycle of business development activity for these products, from demand creation and potential new matters to client experience and relationship cultivation.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 488 1286
  • Mahmoud Selim

    Regional Managing Director, Middle East and Africa

    Mahmoud Selim is the Regional Managing Director for the Middle East and Africa (MEA). He is responsible for the firm’s business development and strategy and its product development and operations with the MEA region, in coordination with the firm’s resources around the globe. Based in Dubai, Mr. Selim leads the MEA team in providing high-end legal services for MEA-linked companies and individuals involved in cross-border disputes.

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  • Sydney Sgambato

    Lawyer

    Sydney Sgambato represents financial institutions, as well as their officers, directors and employees in high-stakes regulatory and criminal matters involving allegations of securities fraud and other financial misconduct.

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    Washington DC
    1919 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20036

    tel. +1 202 664 1952
  • Anthony Shannon

    Global People Officer

    Anthony Shannon is the Global People Officer at Kobre & Kim. He leads and directs strategies for the firm’s People Team in talent management, legal and non-legal recruiting and human resource management. 

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    Washington DC
    1919 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20036

    tel. +1 202 664 1983
  • Oleg Shaulko

    Lawyer

    Oleg Shaulko is a CIS-focused litigator who advises private and corporate clients in cross-border commercial litigation and arbitration. He has extensive experience in matters involving allegations of fraud, white-collar crimes and judgment enforcement. 

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    London
    Tower 42
    25 Old Broad Street
    London, EC2N 1HQ

    tel. +44 (0) 20 7847 6623
  • Evelyn B. Sheehan

    Lawyer

    Evelyn B. Sheehan focuses her practice on advising high-net-worth individuals, institutional clients and their executives in cross-border investigations, government enforcement actions and related asset forfeiture matters, including but not limited to advocacy in criminal law matters before the International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL). She counsels clients in global asset tracing investigations and recovery efforts, including of cryptocurrency, in which she leads offensive asset forfeiture actions in aid of civil claim monetization.

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    Miami
    201 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 1900
    Miami, Florida 33131

    tel. +1 305 967 6112
  • Michael R. Sherwin

    Lawyer

    Michael R. Sherwin provides clients strategic advice on international government investigations throughout the Americas, Middle East and Asia. Michael has extensive experience working with prosecutors, investigators and intelligence agencies from these regions on collaborative, long-term corporate fraud, commodities and tax fraud, digital currency and national security matters.

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    Washington DC
    1919 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20036

    tel. +1 202 796 5884
  • Daniel Shlayen

    Analyst

    Daniel Shlayen, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense and international judgement enforcement. 

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    Washington DC
    1919 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20036

    tel. +1 202 539 8478
  • Jason M. Short

    Lawyer

    Jason Short represents high-net-worth individuals with global business interests in offensive and defensive strategies related to cross-border government investigations, regulatory enforcement actions and related civil litigation spanning the Americas, Asia, Europe and major offshore financial centers.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 488 1252
  • Shira Silver

    Analyst

    Shira Silver, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 971 1406