CO-CHAIR: Fermeen Fazal

@ Vice President and Chief Counsel | Universal Pegasus International

Fermeen Fazal is Senior Counsel and Director of Compliance for Universal Pegasus International.  She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Houston Law Center in 2000.  After graduating from law school, she clerked for a Texas state appellate court and the Texas Supreme Court, and spent 12 years as a litigator before moving in-house.  At UPI, Fermeen is responsible for all compliance activities in Houston, as well as at UPI’s international offices in the UK, Canada, and Trinidad.  She is a Certified Ethics and Compliance Professional (CCEP).  She also drafts, reviews, and negotiates all the company’s contracting documents and provides legal advice on a variety of business and operational issues on a daily basis.