Rebecca J. Reist
Rebecca Feuerhammer is a member of the Litigation Department in the Firm's Philadelphia office. She maintains a general litigation practice and handles a variety of matters involving commercial litigation and labor and employment disputes.
While earning her J.D. at Villanova University School of Law, Rebecca was a summer associate at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr where she was exposed to legal matters related to higher education, labor and employment, property, and regulatory issues. During her time at Villanova, Rebecca externed for both the Honorable Mark A. Kearney in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the Women's Law Project in Philadelphia. Rebecca advanced to the National Championship Rounds of the inaugural Startup LawMeet competition in Palo Alto, California, where she gave legal, corporate, and securities advice to a fictitious startup. She also received the Raynes McCarty Award for Excellence in Legal Writing upon graduating for writing the best brief in the first year Legal Writing Program.
Before law school, Rebecca was a commercial paralegal at a business law firm where she provided a team of attorneys with legal research, drafted legal documents, and helped with trial preparation. Rebecca also interned with Pennsylvania State Representative Babette Josephs in her Philadelphia office performing community outreach.