Rachel Gargiulo has a diverse litigation practice with an emphasis on securities litigation and complex commercial disputes. She also has experience defending clients in internal corporate and government investigations. Ms. Gargiulo maintains an active pro bono practice, focusing her efforts on representing prisoners.

Ms. Gargiulo began her career at the firm as a summer associate in 2013. Prior to rejoining the firm, she clerked for the Honorable Allison Burroughs of the US District Court for the District of Massachusetts. 

While obtaining her law degree, Ms. Gargiulo also earned a Master of Bioethics from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

Insights & News


  • Education

    • JD, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2014

      cum laude Associate Editor, Journal of Constitutional Law
    • MBE, University of Pennsylvania, 2014

      Perelman School of Medicine
    • BFA, Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2008

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Allison Burroughs, US District Court for the District of Massachusetts



Unless you are an existing client, before communicating with WilmerHale by e-mail (or otherwise), please read the Disclaimer referenced by this link.(The Disclaimer is also accessible from the opening of this website). As noted therein, until you have received from us a written statement that we represent you in a particular manner (an "engagement letter") you should not send to us any confidential information about any such matter. After we have undertaken representation of you concerning a matter, you will be our client, and we may thereafter exchange confidential information freely.

Thank you for your interest in WilmerHale.