Stephanie Yonekura leads Hogan Lovells’ Investigations, White Collar, and Fraud practice for the Americas. She is a member of the firm’s Crisis Leadership Team and regularly advises clients on corporate compliance issues and policies. Previously, she was Acting United States Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California, the largest U.S. Attorney’s office outside Washington, D.C. She brings a unique perspective to any internal investigation. Having served as a federal prosecutor for 14 years and as the Acting U.S. Attorney in Los Angeles, she knows the hot-button issues that are considered in every stage of any government investigation. As the Acting U.S. Attorney of the largest office outside of Washington, D.C., she was an active participant in the larger U.S. Department of Justice community, serving on nationwide committees in connection to white collar fraud, cybercrime, and intellectual property matters.