Michael D. Wheatley

Michael D. Wheatley

Michael D. Wheatley

Associate

202.862.8932 PhonevCard
866.520.7276 Fax
mwheatley@cahill.com

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
1990 K Street, N.W.
Suite 950
Washington, D.C. 20006

Education

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

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

    Admissions

    • Virginia
    • District of Columbia

Michael D. Wheatley is an associate 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).