Christopher Bolyai advises clients in U.S. and multinational regulatory investigations. His experience includes representing corporations and individuals in criminal and civil investigations brought by the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control, the U.S. Federal Reserve, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and U.S. Congress. He has conducted numerous internal investigations, both in the U.S. and abroad, in anti-corruption, fraud, securities and related matters. Mr. Bolyai also advises on corruption and money-laundering issues including compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the Bank Secrecy Act.

Prior to joining Skadden in 2015, Mr. Bolyai worked for another international law firm in Washington, D.C.



  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2011 (magna cum laude)
  • B.A., George Washington University, 2003


  • New York
  • District of Columbia

Christopher Bolyai

Associate, Government Enforcement and White Collar Crime