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Rita D Mitchell

Rita D Mitchell

rmitchell@willkie.com

Rita Mitchell received her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law and is admitted to practise in New York, Virginia and the District of Columbia. She is a partner in the London office of Willkie Farr & Gallagher and is a member of the compliance and enforcement and white-collar defence practices. 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 programmes, conducting pre-merger and third-party due diligence, and providing day-to-day counselling and training on compliance with US, UK and other anti-corruption laws, including the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the UK Bribery Act 2010.