Zaneta Wykowska focuses her practice on civil and criminal government enforcement
matters and internal investigations for a wide range of companies and individuals, including
in the health care, financial and professional services, manufacturing and energy industries.
Ms. Wykowska has conducted investigations into alleged anti-corruption violations,
improper business practices and other financial fraud issues for clients across Europe, Asia,
Africa, North America and the Middle East. She also has represented individual and corporate defendants in cross-border criminal investigations, SEC and DOJ enforcement matters
and inquiries, and other interactions with regulators.
Ms. Wykowska regularly works with global corporations to review and update compliance
programs, draft policies and procedures, and conduct employee and third-party compliance
training on anti-corruption and anti-money laundering laws. In addition, she assists a variety
of multinational clients in conducting risk-based pre-acquisition deal diligence on cross-border transactions and advises on anti-corruption, anti-money laundering and other regulatory
issues associated with prospective business agreements.
Before joining Skadden, Ms. Wykowska practiced in the New York and London offices of
another major law firm, where she worked on various anti-corruption investigations and
compliance representations, as well as health care fraud and complex commercial litigation matters.