William Reckler is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins and Co-chair of the New York Litigation & Trial Department. Mr. Reckler is a member of the firm’s White Collar Defense & Investigations, Securities Litigation & Professional Liability and Corporate Governance Practice Groups, focusing his practice on government defense and investigations, securities litigation, complex commercial litigation, and civil and criminal False Claims Act matters.
Mr. Reckler has extensive experience in both criminal and civil litigation, and internal corporate investigations. He represents both companies and individuals in investigations and enforcement proceedings brought by state and federal authorities, complex multidistrict litigation, derivative actions and commercial disputes. He also conducts internal investigations in anticipation of potential government regulatory action and advises companies’ boards of directors in connection with criminal, civil and regulatory matters. He has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by the New York Law Journal and Super Lawyers.