• J.D.
    The George Washington University Law School
  • B.A.
    University of California at Berkeley

Nicole Gökçebay* is a law clerk in the International Department. She works in the field of international corporate compliance and internal and government investigations related primarily to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other anti-corruption and human rights standards. She has assisted with internal and government investigations and compliance matters in the United States and Latin America. She also works in the field of international trade, with an emphasis on tariffs and customs. Ms. Gökçebay assists clients on trade policy and customs matters with an eye towards minimizing the cost of importing merchandise into the United States.

Prior to law school, Ms. Gökçebay interned at Thomson Reuters in Istanbul, Turkey where she worked in news and media during Turkey's 2011 General Election. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Gökçebay lived in Dublin, Ireland, where she was a summer associate at a commercial law firm and focused on banking and regulatory litigation arising out of the 2008 Irish Banking Crisis. She also served as a law clerk for Ireland's Refugee Legal Services and most recently at the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in Washington, DC.

*Admitted in New York. Not admitted in the District of Columbia. 

  • Law Clerk, Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration, 2017
  • Law Clerk, Refugee Legal Services, Legal Aid Board – Dublin, Ireland: 2016, 2017
Bar Admissions
  • New York