Alumni Spotlight

Ira H. Raphaelson JD '77

Northwestern Law is indebted to Ira for his twelve-plus year service to the Law Board. Since graduating from law school, Ira has been a general counsel, defense attorney, author, lecturer, and prosecutor.  Ira practiced for almost thirty years and in private practice represented some of the world’s largest companies and a number of prominent public officials and executives. He has worked extensively on cross-border compliance issues for much of his career and is a nationally recognized author and lecturer on corporate governance, anti-money laundering, and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.