Maureen E. Mueller
Maureen E. Mueller is an associate in the San Diego office, where her practice focuses on complex securities litigation. Ms. Mueller was born in Anchorage, Alaska. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Trinity University in 2002, where she captained the women's soccer team. In 2007, Ms. Mueller received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego School of Law. During law school, she served as Lead Articles Editor of the San Diego Law Review and worked as a law clerk for the Firm. Ms. Mueller joined Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP as an associate after law school.
Ms. Mueller has helped recover more than $1 billion for investors. She was a member of the team of attorneys responsible for recovering a record-breaking $925 million for investors in the UnitedHealth litigation. In re UnitedHealth Grp. Inc. PSLRA Litig., No. 06-CV-1216 (JMR/FLN) (D. Minn.). Ms. Mueller was also a member of the Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP trial team in Jaffe v. Household Int’l, Inc., No. 02-C-5893 (N.D. Ill.). On May 7, 2009, after a six-week trial in Chicago, the jury returned a verdict in favor of the plaintiff class on liability and an award of per share damages. Although the litigation is ongoing, the Household verdict is expected to yield in excess of $1 billion for the plaintiff class. She recently served as co-lead counsel in In re Wachovia Preferred Securities and Bond/Notes Litig., No. 09 Civ. 6351 (RJS) (S.D.N.Y.), which recovered $627 million for investors and is the largest recovery ever under the Securities Act of 1933.
In 2010, Ms. Mueller was selected for the San Diego Daily Transcript Outstanding Young Attorneys award.