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Richard Walter Reinthaler

Richard Walter Reinthaler, American lawyer.


  • Reinthaler, Richard Walter was born on February 27, 1949 in New York, United States. Son of Walter F. and Maureen C. (Tully) Reinthaler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Government magna cum laude, University Notre Dame, 1970. Juris Doctor summa cum laude, University Notre Dame, 1973.


    • Associate White & Case, New York City, 1973—1981, partner, 1981—1995, Dewey Ballantine LLP, New York City, 1995—2007, co-chairman litigation department, 2002—2003, Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, New York City, since 2007. Member advisory group United States District Court (eastern district) New York, 1992-2004, chairperson subgroup on ethics, 1993-2000. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1974.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1974, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1974, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1974, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1977, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 2004, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 2005.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association (2d circuit chairman discovery committee 1982-1987, program coordinator 1986, annual meeting litigation section, vice chairman committee on federal procedure 1988-1989, co-chairman committee on professional responsibility 1989-1992, vice chairman securities litigation committee 1993-1994, vice chair Hong Kong meeting 1995, co-chair energy litigation committee 1996-1997, co-chair antitrust litigation committee 1997-2000, member Ethics 2000 task force 1999-2000), New York State Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York (member committee to enhance diversity in the profession 1990-1995, member Orison S. Marden Memorial Lecturers committee 1994-2000, chair 1997-2000, special committee on mergers, acquisitions and corporation control contests 1995-2002), Scarsdale Golf Club (Hartsdale, New York, board governors 1994—2003, president 2002-2003), Capital Hill Club (Washington).



    Golf, tennis.


    • Married Mary E. Maloney, August 8, 1970. Children: Brian, Scott, Amy.
    • father: Walter F. Reinthaler
    • mother: Maureen C. (Tully) Reinthaler
    • spouse: Mary E. Maloney
    • children: Brian Reinthaler
    • Scott Reinthaler
    • Amy Reinthaler
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    Born February 27, 1949
    (age 68)