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

Bio

Ms. Reitmeier handles a wide range of matters, including False Claims Act, Commodity Exchange Act, products liability, breach-of-contract, shareholder derivative, hostile takeover, copyright infringement and class action litigation. Ms. Reitmeier’s experience includes representing clients in all phases of a case, 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, advising and coordinating responses to 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, including immigration and criminal matters. She 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. She has served as a guest faculty member for a trial advocacy course at Stanford Law School.

Credentials

Education

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

Admissions

  • California
  • Illinois

Emily A. Reitmeier

Counsel, Litigation; Government Enforcement and White Collar Crime
emily.reitmeier@skadden.com