Ms Plochocki has experience in a wide range of domestic and cross-border disputes, including financial services, contract, and fraud litigation spanning multiple jurisdictions. Ms Plochocki devises and executes strategies to recover assets through US courts on behalf of multinational financial institutions, international investors and foreign corporations. Her practice also includes the management of reputation, risk, and relationships with US and European financial institutions, as well as advising individuals and corporations on compliance with US import and export control laws, including sanctions regimes administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control. She regularly counsels international clients on potential US civil and criminal liability. Ms Plochocki was selected by Washington DC Super Lawyers as a Rising Star (2017) in International Law.
Additionally, for three months, Ms Plochocki worked as a foreign legal consultant on secondment at King & Wood Mallesons LLP, a multinational law firm headquartered in Hong Kong. Ms Plochocki split her time between the Beijing and Shanghai offices, where she consulted on Chinese litigation and arbitration matters, and advised Chinese financial institutions and corporations on US compliance laws, including the FCPA, US sanctions and the PATRIOT Act.
Prior to joining Lewis Baach, Ms Plochocki was a litigation associate in prominent national and international law firms, representing clients in high-stakes litigation matters nationwide. She also has extensive experience litigating insurance coverage actions based on claims of property damage, bodily injury, professional liability and fraud.
During law school, Ms Plochocki was a legal intern at the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California, where she helped successfully resolve a long-standing immigration dispute involving Palestinians and their alleged financial support of a terrorist support group.