Vedder Price

Rebecca L. Dandy

Associate

Rebecca Lynn Dandy, an Associate in the Chicago office of Vedder Price, has substantial litigation experience representing a wide variety of clients in complex matters across various industries.

Ms. Dandy counsels clients on a wide variety of business and commercial disputes involving governmental and regulatory investigations, financial institutions liability, securities fraud, restrictive-covenant violations, software license disputes and other commercial matters in both U.S. state and federal courts. Ms. Dandy has also represented clients before the American Arbitration Association, JAMS and FINRA.

She has recently handled a number of enforcement and regulatory matters for multinational corporations, including serving a lead role in several internal investigations relating to securities fraud, insider trading and breaches of fiduciary duty. She also served a lead role in a complex shareholder derivative action brought on behalf of a closely held corporation involving claims for breach of fiduciary duty, corporate waste and misappropriation. Ms. Dandy is also involved in the firm's pro bono services, representing juveniles facing expulsion and criminal proceedings.

In addition to assisting clients, Ms. Dandy is a regular contributor to the firm's Securities Litigation and Enforcement Trends newsletter. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois (“WBAI”) and is a Co-Editor of the WBAI Newsletter.

Ms. Dandy was selected for inclusion as an Illinois Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine from 2014 to 2017. She was also selected as an Illinois Emerging Lawyer, an affiliate of Leading Lawyers, from 2014 to 2017.

Prior to joining Vedder Price, Ms. Dandy served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Robert W. Gettleman in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Rebecca L. Dandy

Associate

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2007, magna cum laude
  • University of Missouri, B.A., 2003, cum laude

Rebecca L. Dandy

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2007

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2007

Affiliations

  • Recording Secretary, Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
  • Member, Women In White Collar Defense Association

Rebecca L. Dandy

Associate