Janice W. Reicher enjoys helping her clients navigate through what are often some of the toughest situations they have faced. She divides her practice between white collar criminal matters and complex business litigation, representing individual executives and both large and small businesses.
In her criminal defense practice, Ms. Reicher handles a variety of government investigations and litigation in areas including antitrust, securities, and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Her current caseload includes defending international clients in antitrust investigations by the U.S. Department of Justice, as well as conducting internal investigations relating to the banking industry.
In commercial litigation, Ms. Reicher’s experience ranges from cases involving complex contractual disputes to matters alleging fraud, unfair competition, and breach of fiduciary duty. She routinely handles dispositive and discovery motions.
Ms. Reicher also maintains an active pro bono practice. In federal court, she represents criminal defendants with limited financial resources who are appointed counsel through the Criminal Justice Act. She also currently represents individuals seeking asylum in U.S. Immigration Court.
Ms. Reicher clerked for The Honorable Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. She also served as an extern for The Honorable William Alsup of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Ms. Reicher is active in several bar groups, including the American Bar Association’s White Collar Crime Young Lawyers Section, Earl Warren American Inn of Court, the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the Asian American Bar Association, the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California, and the St. Thomas More Society of San Francisco.