Mariam Koohdary

Deputy General Counsel,


As a member of the US Leadership Team and the Legal Senior Management Team, Mariam is responsible for all legal matters for North America, Global Development and Global Product & Portfolio Strategy, and is accountable for the management of commercial litigation and government investigation matters globally.  

Prior experience

Mariam joined AstraZeneca in 2005 and has served in a variety of roles in the Legal Department during that time, including legal support for business development, global product development and commercialization, and litigation, including patent litigation and government investigations. Mariam most recently served as Deputy General Counsel, Commercial Litigation/Investigations & Enabling.

Prior to joining AstraZeneca, Mariam was in private practice and served as a clerk to a federal judge.


  • Bachelor of Arts, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Juris Doctor, Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, PA