Rita MitchellPartner at Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP
Rita Mitchell is a partner in Willkie’s Compliance, Investigations & Enforcement and White Collar Defense 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 is ranked by The Legal 500 UK (2021) as a ‘Leading Individual’ for ‘Regulatory investigations and corporate crime (advice to corporates)’.
Rita was included on the Global Investigations Review 2018 listing of the “Top 100 Women in Investigations,” and was also recognized in the 2019 edition of Who’s Who Legal Investigations-Future Leaders as an “up-and-coming star in the field.”