Ryan Wheeler is an Associate at Cohen Milstein and a member of the firm’s Employee Benefits Practice Group. In this role, Mr. Wheeler represents the interests of employees, retirees, plan participants and beneficiaries in ERISA cases across the country.
Prior to joining Cohen Milstein as an Associate, Mr. Wheeler was a Fellow in Cohen Milstein’s Fellowship program, where he worked on litigation matters spanning the firm’s antitrust, consumer protection, civil rights and employment litigation, human rights, and securities litigation practices.
Before that, Mr. Wheeler was a law clerk to the Honorable Michael H. Simon of the United States District Court for the District of Oregon.
Mr. Wheeler received his B.A. from Pomona College and his J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he was the Solicited Content Editor for Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, a founding member of the Pipeline Parity Project (now known as the People’s Parity Project), and the Co-President of Project No One Leaves.
Mr. Wheeler is admitted only in California. He has applied for admission to the District of Columbia Bar and is currently working under the close supervision of the partners of the firm who are admitted to practice in the District of Columbia.