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Manasi is a partner in the International Trade and National Security Group, and assists clients across the world on a variety of regulatory and enforcement issues. Specifically, Manasi focuses her practice on:

  • Guiding clients through the review of foreign acquisitions of U.S. entities before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”);
  • Anti-money laundering and anti-bribery and corruption related due diligence and compliance issues; and
  • Advising clients on customs, exports controls, and sanctions-related matters.


  • Saint Louis University School of Law, 2009, J.D.
  • Knox College, 2006, B.A., cum laude

  • District of Columbia
  • Missouri

  • U.S. Court of Appeals - District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Fourth Circuit

  • Junior League of Washington


  • Women's Justice Award, Missouri Lawyers Weekly