Mr. Wallenstein offers his clients practical, no-nonsense solutions to a wide variety of legal and compliance concerns. He delivers advice developed from over 15 years of legal, compliance, and risk management experience– most recently as Chief Compliance Officer for a public international company in the oil and gas sector.
Having been based during his career in Mexico City, Dubai, and various US cities, Mr. Wallenstein’s counsel is tempered with a unique cultural and linguistic sensitivity that ensures optimal effectiveness. (He speaks English, Spanish and Portuguese.) As a result, he is the counsel of choice for complex matters, his most recent appointment being the Compliance Expert for a World Bank debarment matter.
LOCATION: Houston, TX
LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: Member of the New York, DC, and Texas Bars.
CURRENT FIRM: Wallenstein Law Group
LAW SCHOOL: Stanford University
HONORS AND AWARDS: Published author (Stanford Law Review).
Corporate and Securities
(FCPA and Anti-Corruption)
Energy and Infrastructure Projects
(Oil & Gas)
INDUSTRY: A boutique practice focusing on anti-corruption and anti-bribery, with C-suite experience at major international (public) corporations in the energy sector. Significant experience with contracts and internal legal department management.
NOTABLE ROLES/EXPERIENCE: Chief Compliance Officer, McDermott International (Houston)