Carmen Ramirez

E. Carmen Ramirez is a counsel in O'Melveny's Washington, DC office and a member of the Financial Services group. Her practice includes defending financial institutions in government investigations, and representing investment managers, service providers, and plan sponsors in ERISA and healthcare litigation. Before practicing law she was a Certified Public Accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Her legal experience includes:

Representing witnesses in testimony before the Securities and Exchange Commission and the New York Attorney General’s Office
Defending a major financial institution in a month-long ERISA trial concerning services it provided to a billion-dollar 401(k) plan
Representing one of the nation’s largest banks in an ERISA class action lawsuit challenging the inclusion of proprietary investment products as investment options in the bank’s retirement plans
Representing a major investment manager and administrative services provider in a successful motion to dismiss an ERISA class action
Pro bono representations, including a Virginia death row inmate

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) ERISA Litigation and 2) Securities Litigation
Law School University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.
Education Bryn Mawr College, B.A.
Bar Member / Association District of Columbia Bar Association, New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm O Melveny & Myers LLP
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