Emily Rottier Joins Butler Rubin as an Associate

CHICAGO, June 4, 2014 – Emily G. Rottier has joined the Chicago law firm Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP as an associate, concentrating her practice in complex commercial litigation.

Rottier began her career as a litigation associate in the New York office of Mayer Brown LLP, later moving to the Chicago office, where she was a member of several defense teams, including a specialized litigation team handling the coordinated representation of several major financial institutions in residential mortgage-backed securities maters.  Rottier has also worked on a number white collar criminal matters and matters involving contract disputes, bankruptcy-adversary proceedings and various state and federal unfair and deceptive trade practice statutes.

As a member of those teams she has been involved in all aspects of litigation, developing a wide range of experience that includes briefing and motions practice, offensive and defensive discovery, framing legal issues, and the evaluation, development, and preparation of witnesses.

Rottier also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing clients in a variety of criminal and civil matters.

She received her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law, where Rottier was Executive Editor of the Virginia Tax Review.  A summa cum laude graduate of the University of Richmond, she received her undergraduate degree in Business Administration with a second major in Political Science and was received the Robins School of Business Outstanding Senior Award.

Formed in 1980, Chicago-based Butler Rubin has established itself as a well-known litigation boutique assisting clients nationally and internationally in complex business disputes, including antitrust litigation and competition law; class actions; defense of corporate directors and officers; reinsurance; insurance coverage; managed care litigation; insolvency; creditors’ rights; and products liability and mass tort matters.