Rita Maxwell focuses her practice on litigation and white collar defense matters involving corporations and individuals.
Prior to joining Bracewell, Rita served as a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph F. Bianco of the District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Rita is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Georgetown University.
Recent Notable Matters
Advisory firm — represented in an investigation by the New York Department of Financial Services
Individual — charged with securities fraud in the Southern District of New York
Major insurance company — represented in coverage litigation regarding environmental property damage
Individual — represented pro bono in Section 1983 litigation regarding sexual assault and harassment