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Georgia Aziakou

Georgia Aziakou

Georgia Aziakou concentrates her practice on complex commercial litigation and white-collar matters. Her experience includes defending against claims of money laundering and anti-money laundering (AML) violations involving financial institutions, as well as civil litigation relating to how financial institutions have implemented their AML and OFAC/sanctions compliance programs. Georgia has also handled internal investigations and federal criminal matters involving allegations of fraud, false claims, and other alleged financial improprieties.
Bar admissions / Professional QualificationsPennsylvania
  • Arabic
  • French
  • J.D., Yale Law School, 2021
  • M.B.A., MIT Sloan School of Management, 2020
  • B.A., Dartmouth College, magna cum laude, 2013
    Phi Beta Kappa

Prior Experience

Georgia joined DLA Piper from another major law firm. She also draws upon her prior experience in national security matters, including serving in the White House as a speechwriter for then-Vice President Biden, as a legal observer at Guantánamo Bay Naval Base, and as a Fulbright Scholar in Morocco.

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association