Areas of Practice
  • Arabic
  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 2015, Stanford Journal of International Law
  • The College of William & Mary, B.A., summa cum laude, 2011, Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Chi National Honor Society, Dean's List
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 8104
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Arwa BenOmran focuses her practice on white-collar criminal defense and internal investigations.  She represents individuals and companies in various stages of corporate and criminal investigations, including matters related to fraud, corruption, and price-fixing.  Ms. BenOmran has experience in fact development, expert and fact witness interviews, motions practice, and trial preparation.  She has handled matters involving money laundering, obstruction, adulteration, and misbranding claims.

Ms. BenOmran is also active in Steptoe’s pro bono practice where she assists individuals with family law, education, and immigration matters.

Before joining Steptoe, Ms. BenOmran was a legal intern with the US Department of Justice’s Criminal Division, Public Integrity Section.  While in law school, Ms. BenOmran worked at the Youth and Education Law Project assisting children with special needs to gain access to appropriate education.  She also worked at the Stanford Community Law Clinic, where she represented individuals in various legal matters, including housing eviction and wage and hour disputes.