Amy Pope

Partner, London

Formerly U.S. Deputy Homeland Security Advisor to President Obama, Amy has extensive experience managing some of the most high-profile, diverse challenges at the highest levels of U.S. government. A proven strategist who is adept at building coalitions and communicating effectively to diverse stakeholders, she currently helps individuals and businesses to identify vulnerabilities in protecting their privacy and reputation; build systems to proactively manage a range of critical threats; and respond quickly to crisis, including data breaches, cyber-attacks, online privacy issues and hostile campaigns. Prior to joining the White House, Amy worked in several positions at the U.S. Department of Justice including as a senior official in the Criminal Division and as a federal prosecutor.

Amy’s specific expertise has helped clients at Schillings to navigate U.S. laws, regulations, and Congressional enquiries. Whether it is a result of travelling into or through the United States; buying U.S. businesses or other assets; or transacting business in U.S. Dollars, the United States Government can assert jurisdiction in ways that many individuals and companies do not fully realise. Additionally, Amy has advised clients on investigations and prosecutions by the U.S. Justice Department and can provide insights on US Sanctions policy.

Our experienced Intelligence team, comprised of intelligence professionals, corporate investigators and social media experts, can build a comprehensive picture of your current privacy and reputation exposure to spot flags that may draw the attention of U.S. authorities. And if the United States Government turns its attention to you, we will be by your side to defend your interests’ - Amy Pope, Partner at Schillings.




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Content by Amy

 
 

Hong Kong and China: A perspective

In the latest issue of Counter Terror Business Magazine, Amy Pope explains cyber security, geopolitical, and global business impact of...

14 September 2020

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Want To See Change In The World? Start With Your Own Organization

In her latest Forbes piece, Amy Pope looks at effective ways of increasing diversity in leadership, and explains lessons she learned at...

17 June 2020

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Three Leadership Lessons I Learned At The White House That Will Help You Now

In her latest column for Forbes, Schillings partner Amy Pope explains the three important lessons in leadership she learned during her...

15 May 2020

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Why every business needs a crisis task force – even when everything seems fine

Schillings partner, Amy Pope, publishes her first in a series of leadership articles for Forbes, examining the vital importance of crea...

23 April 2020

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Barack Obama was my boss - here's what he taught me about crisis management

Schillings partner, Amy Pope, speaks to Management Today about her experiences mastering crisis management and what President Obama was...

22 April 2020

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Mitigating disasters in a fractured world

Schillings partner Amy Pope features in latest edition of ‘Crisis Response’.

10 March 2020

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Cyber Attacks: Ashes, Ashes, We All Fall Down

Preparing for the next cyber attack

11 October 2017

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