Rachael Pontikes '01 Named Partner at Duane Morris LLP

Duane Morris named Rachael Pontikes to partnership.

Pontikes practices in multiple areas of commercial litigation nationwide, including administrative law, general contract and tort disputes, consumer litigation, banking litigation, immigration and white-collar criminal law. Pontikes represents clients in the healthcare, financial services and education sectors. In addition, she represents a broad range of financial institutions in the securities, futures and derivatives markets in federal trial and appellate courts as well as in customer and broker disputes before the National Association of Securities Dealers. Pontikes also represents compounding pharmacies in major disputes against the Food and Drug Administration and the Drug Enforcement Administration in state and federal court and agency administration proceedings throughout the United States.

She is a 2001 graduate of the University of Chicago Law School and an honors graduate of Wesleyan University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.