Rita D. Mitchell

Partner

London
Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP
Citypoint, 1 Ropemaker Street
London EC2Y 9AW
T +44 20 3580 4726
F +44 20 3580 4800
rmitchellwillkie.com

Rita D. Mitchell is a partner in Willkie’s Compliance, Investigations & Enforcement and White Collar Defence Practices in London. Her practice includes advising and defending corporations in a variety of criminal and civil investigation and enforcement matters, conducting complex, worldwide internal investigations in relation to bribery, corruption and fraud, advising on and developing and benchmarking compliance programs, conducting pre-merger and third party due diligence, and providing day-to-day counseling and training on compliance with US, UK and other anti-corruption laws, including the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and UK Bribery Act 2010 (Bribery Act).

Rita was included on the Global Investigations Review 2018 listing of the “Top 100 Women in Investigations,” and was also recognised in Who’s Who Legal Investigations-Future Leaders in both 2019 and 2020 as “a highly regarded name” and an “up-and-coming star.”

Rita is the co-leader of the London Chapter of the Women’s White Collar Defense Association, a group of women attorneys and other professionals who represent clients facing government enforcement actions, criminal or civil, and who conduct global internal investigations and handle other compliance and ethics matters for clients.