Thomas Firestone is a partner in the Washington, DC office of Baker McKenzie. His practice focuses on corruption risks and compliance, including transactional due diligence and internal investigations. He frequently moderates and speaks at legal and business conferences and intergovernmental meetings on crime, corruption and compliance. He also designed and taught special courses at a local law school on white-collar crime and on the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Prior to joining the Firm in 2012, Mr. Firestone worked at the US Department of Justice, first as an Assistant US Attorney in the Eastern District of New York and then as Resident Legal Adviser at the US Embassy in Moscow.