As a senior managing director in the Los Angeles office of Guidepost Solutions, Asha Muldro directs an array of investigative, compliance, and monitoring matters for corporations and individuals. Ms. Muldro also conducts proactive investigations to acquire evidence of corporate and individual wrongdoing, including the use of covert techniques and provides law enforcement referral services. In addition, as a deputy general counsel, Ms. Muldro assists with legal matters for the firm’s worldwide offices.
Ms. Muldro brings 20 years of legal, investigatory, and government experience combined with personalized service and unwavering dedication to every client matter. Ms. Muldro is currently leading the resident engagement program assessment for the federal monitorship of the New York City Housing Authority. Previously, she led the compliance program assessment for the federal monitorship of General Motors. She has also provided investigative services for clients including the USAA and the NCAA. Ms. Muldro frequently lectures on data privacy, CCPA and GDPR regulations, cybersecurity, compliance, investigative and trial techniques.
Previously, Ms. Muldro was a partner at an elite litigation boutique, Willenken Wilson Loh & Delgado LLP where she led white collar investigations, defense matters, and complex civil litigation cases. Her clients included Microsoft, GoPro, KeyBank, Staples, Southern California Gas & Electric and individuals under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Ms. Muldro returned to private practice after serving as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Central District of California for seven years. As a federal prosecutor in the criminal division, she directed federal law enforcement agencies in more than 100 criminal investigations, presented numerous cases to the grand jury, served as lead trial counsel on multiple bench and jury trials, and briefed and argued several appeals before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Muldro also assisted in the exchange of information with foreign countries through the Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty. She prosecuted cases involving bank fraud, government fraud, public corruption, money laundering, violent and organized crime, cyber security, domestic security, and immigration crimes.
Prior to joining the U.S. Department of Justice, Ms. Muldro spent five years practicing law at Latham & Watkins LLP in its White Collar Defense and Investigations group. As the lead associate on a wide range of complex commercial litigation matters and internal investigations, she represented Fortune 500 companies in litigation and corporate officers and directors against the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Muldro worked for the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C. and in the Wall Street headquarters of J.P. Morgan Chase. She also clerked for U.S. District Judge Robert P. Patterson, Jr. in the Southern District of New York. Ms. Muldro is a graduate of Columbia Law School and earned her B.A. at Yale University.