Camila Gonzalez

Senior Associate

Camila Gonzalez provides strategic counsel to clients responding to high-profile corporate crises and advises on complex government investigations and congressional oversight involving intersecting legal, public policy and media dimensions that frequently require a coordinated strategic response. She has represented a range of clients including defense contractors, pharmaceutical companies, large technology companies, and private equity firms.

In her congressional investigations practice, Ms. Gonzalez has represented pharmaceutical companies, healthcare companies, ocean shipping companies, and others in US Senate and House investigations. She has also prepared chief executive officers and other senior executives to testify before Congress. 

Ms. Gonzalez represents clients before federal and state regulators advising on white collar and compliance investigations. She has prepared senior executives for briefings before state regulators, presented investigative findings to DOJ, and responded to a range of subpoenas and civil investigative demands.

Ms. Gonzalez maintains an active pro bono practice focused on guiding non-profit clients through congressional investigations. 

Ms. Gonzalez began her career at WilmerHale as a summer associate in 2019. While pursuing her legal education, Ms. Gonzalez worked at the Berkeley Environmental Law Clinic. She received a Clinical Legal Education Association Outstanding Clinical Student Award for her advocacy on behalf of clients in litigation against the federal government. Ms. Gonzalez also served as a legal intern at Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington. 

Prior to law school, Ms. Gonzalez clerked for an Administrative Law Judge at the Social Security Administration and served as Special Assistant to then-Congressman Xavier Becerra.

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  • Education

    • JD, Certificate of Specialization in Environmental Law, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, 2020

      Prosser Prize in Contracts

      Jurisprudence Award in Environmental Justice

      Clinical Legal Education Association Outstanding Clinical Student Award

      Editor-in-Chief, La Raza Law Journal

    • BA, Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles, 2014

      summa cum laude with College Honors
  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • Massachusetts



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