Areas of Practice
Languages
  • French
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
Education
  • Columbia University School of Law, New York, LLM, 2006
  • Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences-po)/University Paris I Sorbonne, Joint Post graduate degree in Law and Economics, 2004
  • University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Maîtrise in Business and Tax Law, 2003
Bar & Court Admissions
  • Registered European Lawyer
  • New York Bar, 2006
  • Paris Bar, 2005

Sara Chouraqui

Associate
5 Aldermanbury Square
London, EC2V 7HR
TEL: +44 20 7367 8012
FAX: +44 20 7367 8001

Sara Chouraqui is an associate in the London office and a member of the International Regulation & Compliance and FCPA/Anti-Corruption Groups.

Her practice focuses on assisting companies in complying with the UK Bribery Act, US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other statutes and regulations prohibiting bribery and money laundering as well as handling internal investigations.

Prior to joining Steptoe Ms. Chouraqui practised at law firms in Paris and New York. She successfully represented major international clients in complex commercial and white collar criminal defense cases.

Ms.Chouraqui is dual-qualified in civil law and common law, and handles work in English and French. She is admitted to the New York and Paris Bars, in addition to being a Registered European Lawyer of the Law Society of England and Wales. Ms.Chouraqui holds law degrees from Columbia Law School, the Université Panthéon-Assas Paris I as well as a joint post graduate degree from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and the Université Panthéon-Sorbonne.

Selected Publications