Gerald Meyer's practice focuses on white collar criminal matters and investigations, complex business litigation, and appellate litigation. He has tried cases in the Northern District of Illinois, has briefed and argued appeals before the Seventh and Federal Circuits, and has briefed and argued motions before the Northern District of Illinois and Southern District of New York.
Before joining MoloLamken, Mr. Meyer was an associate with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in Chicago. He has represented companies and individuals in a wide range of tax planning matters, including mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, securities offerings, and issues involving tax-exempt organizations.
Mr. Meyer also served as a law clerk to Judge Robert R. Beezer of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and to Judge G. Steven Agee of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
- A medical professional under indictment for conspiracy and receipt of kickbacks in a jury trial held before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
- A large media company in connection with litigation concerning issues of executive compensation, breaches of fiduciary duties, and fraud in Illinois state court
- A small business owner in connection with investigations by the United States Attorney’s Office and United States Department of Homeland Security
- A member and directors of an LLC in connection with derivative litigation over alleged breaches of fiduciary duties in Illinois state court
- Global financial institutions pursuing RMBS "putback" suits against mortgage originators and other responsible parties in state and federal courts
- A large telecommunications company in a patent appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- A medical device company in a petition for a writ of certiorari to the United States Supreme Court
- An investment company in connection with a contract dispute concerning the launch of a new fund
- A medical service corporation in an employment and breach of contract dispute in Illinois state court