Sarah Winston


On January 25, 2023, the US Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”) issued an alert to financial institutions regarding potential investments in the US commercial real estate (“CRE”) sector by sanctioned Russian individuals, their family members, and entities through which they act (“Alert”). The Alert complements an earlier alert that FinCEN issued in March 2022, shortly after Russia invaded Ukraine. Our coverage of the March 2022 alert can be found here. In…