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General Counsel

Farah Shah serves as Valiant’s General Counsel, where she oversees and resolves all legal, security, ethics, risk, and compliance issues across the company. She is also responsible for determining the appropriate legal strategy with which to advise stakeholders and educating the company on relevant laws and rules and regulatory issues or changes in legal matters.

Farah has over 14 years of experience practicing law, most recently serving as Director, Legal Counsel at Stryker Corporation before joining Valiant in 2018. Prior to this, she held counsel and associate roles at HP Enterprise, Supreme Group, Fox Rothschild LLP, Smith Currie & Hancock LLP, and Akerman Senterfitt LLP. Farah has an extensive record of accomplishment of supporting and advising government contractors on federal procurement, compliance matters, mergers and acquisition, contract negotiations, dispute resolution, intellectual property protection, and the development of policies and procedures that improve business operations.

Farah received her B.S. in Finance from Miami University and her J.D. from the Washington College of Law at American University. She and her family reside in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.