Lucinda A. Low

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

LUCINDA A. LOW is a partner in the Washington‚ DC office of Steptoe & Johnson LLP‚ where she is a member of the International Department and serves on the firm's Executive Committee. A widely recognized authority in the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act‚ Ms. Low assists US and foreign companies with compliance with international business laws and regulations and represents investors in a broad array of investment disputes with commercial partners and host governments. Her international dispute resolution experience also includes serving as an arbitrator in a NAFTA arbitration. Ms. Low is a member of the Board of Directors of Transparency International - USA‚ a current member of the Secretary of State's Advisory Committee on International Law‚ and a former Chair of the ABA Section of International Law‚ and Vice President of the American Society of International Law. She was the 2003 recipient of the William Ray Vallance Award presented by the Inter-American Bar Foundation‚ presented to an individual who has made a significant contribution toward improving the law and jurisprudence of the Western Hemisphere. Ms. Low graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law‚ where she was Editor-in-Chief of the UCLA Law Review. She was an Adjunct Professor at American University‚ Washington College of Law in 1993 and at the University of Colorado School of Law in 1987 and 1989.