Emily A. Reitmeier

Bio

Emily Reitmeier represents clients in federal and state courts throughout the U.S., and conducts corporate investigations for clients both domestically and abroad.

Ms. Reitmeier has represented clients in a variety of litigation matters, including Commodity Exchange Act, False Claims Act, shareholder derivative, hostile takeover, copyright infringement, breach-of-contract and class action litigation. Ms. Reitmeier’s experience includes representing clients in all phases of litigation, including discovery, trial and appeal. 

She has experience conducting internal investigations relating to potential accounting irregularities, improper business practices, compliance practices and corporate governance issues, including those arising under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. She also has advised clients on transaction due diligence, compliance policies and procedures, and employee training relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. 

Ms. Reitmeier counsels clients responding to government inquiries. She has advised clients and coordinated client responses to inquiries from the Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, various state attorneys general and the U.S. Senate.

Ms. Reitmeier maintains an active pro bono practice and has represented clients in immigration and criminal matters. Ms. Reitmeier submitted an amicus brief on behalf of the National Association of Federal Defenders to the United States Supreme Court on Fourth Amendment issues. Ms. Reitmeier also briefed, argued and won an appeal in the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., Notre Dame Law School, 2007
  • B.S., University of Michigan, 2004

Admissions

  • California
  • Illinois

Emily A. Reitmeier