Adelaida focuses her practice on international compliance matters and counsels companies doing business in international markets, particularly throughout Latin America. Adelaida assists clients in designing, implementing and maintaining compliance policies and procedures and advises on a host of compliance and transactional due diligence issues arising out of various government regulations, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the UK Bribery Act. In addition to analyzing corruption risks in corporate transactions, she assesses existing anti-corruption programs and advises on post-acquisition integration of anti-corruption programs. Adelaida’s practice also includes conducting internal corruption investigations as well as designing and performing compliance audits and risk assessments. Adelaida is a native Spanish speaker and has deep experience in handling compliance and diligence matters in Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. Her practice spans a wide variety of industries, including: telecommunications, retail, construction, healthcare/pharmaceuticals, energy, financial banking, aerospace, automobile, agriculture and hospitality.