Mr David (Dj) Wolff > Crowell & Moring > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Crowell & Moring

Work Department

International Trade; C&M International; Insurance/Reinsurance; Regulatory & Policy; Investigations; National Security




David (Dj) Wolff is a partner and attorney at law in the firm’s Washington, D.C. and London offices and a director with C&M International, the firm’s trade policy affiliate

At Crowell & Moring, he practices in the International Trade practice group where his practice covers compliance with U.S. economic sanctions, export controls and antiboycott regimes, and anti-money laundering (AML) laws and regulations, including by providing day-to-day compliance guidance, developing compliance programs including through on-site compliance trainings, responding to government inquiries, conducting internal investigations, representing them during civil and criminal enforcement proceedings, and, in collaboration with colleagues, managing the potential conflict of laws which can arise from the interaction between extraterritorial impacts of U.S. regulations and third country “blocking” laws or data privacy regulations. Dj splits his time between Washington and London, working regularly with European clients and colleagues to provide coordinated guidance on U.S., U.K., and EU sanctions compliance and enforcement. Dj also has extensive experience in international mergers and acquisitions, advising both buyers and sellers regarding the international trade implications of a potential deal.

Dj also works as a director with Crowell & Moring’s affiliate, C&M International, where he assists clients with international market access issues and represents clients through the multinational negotiation and national implementation of treaties, as well as in the development and advancement of initiatives through the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum.

Dj was selected as one of the National Law Journal’s “DC Rising Stars” in 2019, and was identified as one of the “Future Leaders” by Who’s Who Legal: Investigations in 2018 and 2019, one of the “40 under 40” in Investigations internationally by the Global Investigations Review in 2017, and one of the five finalists for the WorldECR Young Practitioner of the Year award in 2016.


Stanford Law School, J.D.; London School of Economics and Political Science, M.Sc., merit; Dartmouth College, B.A., summa cum laude