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Michael D. Wheatley

Michael D. Wheatley

Counsel

202.862.8933
866.520.7276 Fax
mwheatley@cahill.com
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Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
1990 K Street, N.W.
Suite 950
Washington, D.C. 20006

Education

  • George Mason University School of Law, J.D., 2009, Articles Editor, Journal of Law, Economics & Policy
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., 2006

Clerkships/Government Service

  • Honorable Michael H. Schneider, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, 2011-2013
  • Honorable Ira DeMent, United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 2010-2011

Admissions

  • Virginia
  • District of Columbia

Michael D. Wheatley is counsel in Cahill’s Washington, D.C. office.

Michael's practice focuses on advising public and private companies in litigation and regulatory matters. He has experience representing clients in enforcement matters involving the the DOJ, SEC, FINRA, and in litigation in federal and state courts. Prior to joining Cahill, Michael was an attorney in the legal department of Towers Watson & Co., a publicly-traded management and actuarial consulting firm, where he focused on litigation and compliance matters. Michael has written on insider trading and cybersecurity and has contributed to materials involving securities litigation and corporate governance.

Upon graduating law school, Michael served as a law clerk to the Honorable Ira DeMent of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama (2010-2011), and the Honorable Michael H. Schneider of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (2011-2013).