Jill Ottenberg

Jill Ottenberg



  • Fordham University School of Law, 2008, J.D., Associate Editor, Environmental Law Review; Member, Fordham Moot Court Team
  • Northwestern University, 2003, B.A., Dean's List, History

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York
  • New York

Jill joined Reed Smith in 2012 as an associate in the Global Regulatory Enforcement Group. She focuses her practice on government regulatory matters, white-collar criminal defense, and internal corporate investigations. She has particular experience with government investigations related to antitrust enforcement, market manipulation, foreign corrupt practices, and broker-dealer regulatory violations. She has represented individuals and corporations facing regulatory investigations and enforcement actions brought by the US DOJ, SEC, CFTC, and FINRA.

Employment History

  • 2012 - Reed Smith LLP
  • 2008 - Dewey & LeBoeuf, LLP
    • Associate, Litigation Department
  • 2007 - LeBoeuf, Lamb, Green & MacRae LLP
    • Summer Associate


  • Honorable Paul A. Crotty, U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York