Ellen Dew counsels domestic and international companies in the areas of complex litigation and compliance, risk assessment and corporate investigations.

Ellen regularly represents clients in complex civil litigation involving insurance contracts, product liability, securities, corporate governance disputes and ERISA. She has litigated in forums across the country on behalf of clients in a wide range of industries, among them global financial services, pharmaceutical, telecommunications, insurance and hospitality. Ellen has also represented clients in international and domestic arbitrations.

Ellen also has significant experience in corporate investigations and compliance. She regularly counsels clients on data management issues, including records retention, litigation holds and preservation and use of electronic information.

Ellen is also a member of the Baltimore Office's Hiring Committee and represents the Baltimore Office as a delegate of DLA Piper's Leadership Alliance for Women ("LAW").