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Amy Schuller Hitchcock’s practice focuses on internal investigations, government investigations, compliance counseling, and complex white-collar criminal defense.  Amy joins King & Spalding as Counsel in its Special Matters and Government Investigations practice after serving as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District of California, experience that she leverages to help clients across sectors successfully navigate, resolve, and prevent criminal matters.  Amy also has extensive experience conducting cross-border internal investigations and compliance counseling for multinational corporations.   

As an Assistant U.S. Attorney, Amy investigated and prosecuted federal offenses including fraud, tax violations, cybercrime, and public corruption.  She served as the Eastern District of California’s Elder Justice Coordinator, implementing the DOJ’s national initiative to combat financial abuse and fraud against elders.  Amy also served as the Eastern District of California’s Unemployment Insurance Fraud Coordinator, where she had a central role in coordinating the District and state’s efforts to combat Pandemic Unemployment Assistance fraud and CARES Act fraud.  She recently received recognition from the U.S. Department of Labor for her achievements.

Prior to her government service, Amy conducted international and domestic internal investigations for multinational corporations, including investigations in Asia, Africa, South America, Canada, and the European Union. She also defended individuals and corporations in a variety of criminal matters, with a particular focus on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and criminal antitrust matters.

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Credentials

J.D., University of Virginia School of Law

B.A., Dartmouth College, cum laude

California

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

2020 Special Achievement Team Award


U.S. Department of Labor Inspector General

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Recognition

2020 Special Achievement Team Award


U.S. Department of Labor Inspector General

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In the News · Source: Law.com, The Global Legal Post, Global Arbitration Review, IJGlobal, The Deal, Law360 Pulse, Australasian Lawyer, The Daily Report, Le Monde du Droit and La Lettre des Juristes d'Affaires

December 8, 2022
K&S elects 24 new partners and promotes 17 counsel across 15 cities

In the News · Source: The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Daily Report, ESPN, The Associated Press, The Washington Post, The Athletic, Crain’s Chicago Business, Sportcal, Portland Monthly, NYSportsJournalism, Daily Mail, Global Investigations Review, Broward Daily Business Review, The American Lawyer, Sports Illustrated, Texoma's Homepage, CNN, Semana, Targeted News Service, Front Row Soccer and Law360

October 3, 2022
K&S released the report of its independent investigation into allegations of abuse and sexual misconduct in the National Women’s Soccer League, as commissioned one year ago by the U.S. Soccer Federation.

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In the News · Source: Law.com, The Global Legal Post, Global Arbitration Review, IJGlobal, The Deal, Law360 Pulse, Australasian Lawyer, The Daily Report, Le Monde du Droit and La Lettre des Juristes d'Affaires

December 8, 2022
K&S elects 24 new partners and promotes 17 counsel across 15 cities

In the News · Source: The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Daily Report, ESPN, The Associated Press, The Washington Post, The Athletic, Crain’s Chicago Business, Sportcal, Portland Monthly, NYSportsJournalism, Daily Mail, Global Investigations Review, Broward Daily Business Review, The American Lawyer, Sports Illustrated, Texoma's Homepage, CNN, Semana, Targeted News Service, Front Row Soccer and Law360

October 3, 2022
K&S released the report of its independent investigation into allegations of abuse and sexual misconduct in the National Women’s Soccer League, as commissioned one year ago by the U.S. Soccer Federation.

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News

In the News · Source: Law.com, The Global Legal Post, Global Arbitration Review, IJGlobal, The Deal, Law360 Pulse, Australasian Lawyer, The Daily Report, Le Monde du Droit and La Lettre des Juristes d'Affaires

December 8, 2022
K&S elects 24 new partners and promotes 17 counsel across 15 cities

In the News · Source: The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Daily Report, ESPN, The Associated Press, The Washington Post, The Athletic, Crain’s Chicago Business, Sportcal, Portland Monthly, NYSportsJournalism, Daily Mail, Global Investigations Review, Broward Daily Business Review, The American Lawyer, Sports Illustrated, Texoma's Homepage, CNN, Semana, Targeted News Service, Front Row Soccer and Law360

October 3, 2022
K&S released the report of its independent investigation into allegations of abuse and sexual misconduct in the National Women’s Soccer League, as commissioned one year ago by the U.S. Soccer Federation.

View all

Credentials

J.D., University of Virginia School of Law

B.A., Dartmouth College, cum laude

California

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

2020 Special Achievement Team Award


U.S. Department of Labor Inspector General

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Recognition

2020 Special Achievement Team Award


U.S. Department of Labor Inspector General