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Ann D. Wiles


  • p. 202.349.7942
  • f. 202.349.8080


Ann D. Wiles is Counsel in the Washington, DC office of BuckleySandler LLP.  Ms. Wiles represents clients in litigation and enforcement matters, including government investigations, class actions and complex civil litigation, internal investigations, and criminal and appellate matters.  Her experience includes extensive practice in both federal and state courts, as well as representing clients before the Department of Justice, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, state attorneys general, and federal banking regulators.  In addition, Ms. Wiles has assisted clients in foreign criminal proceedings, in actions before foreign securities regulatory agencies, and in internal investigations at the World Bank.

Ms. Wiles’ recent representations include:

  • Representing institutions in a variety of CFPB investigations and examinations.
  • Representing financial institutions in investigations by the New York Attorney General and New York Department of Financial Services.
  • Defending financial institutions against claims brought by municipalities under the Fair Housing Act.
  • Assisting institutions in referrals from banking regulators to the Department of Justice related to allegations of discrimination, including redlining and pricing discrimination.
  • Defending financial institutions in class actions brought under TILA, RESPA, and state UDAP laws.
  • Defending institutions in investigations and actions brought under the False Claims Act and FIRREA.
  • Assisting clients in conducting risk analyses of credit and servicing practices based on recent supervision and enforcement activity. 
  • Assisting individual clients in a foreign criminal prosecution for alleged privacy violations, from trial through appeal over a five-year period, resulting in full acquittals before the Italian Supreme Court.

Ms. Wiles also has experience in matters involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, securities fraud, privacy and data breaches, employee misconduct, gaming regulations, and antitrust investigations.  She also has been recognized for her commitment to pro bono representation, focusing on criminal appeals.

Prior to joining BuckleySandler in 2010, Ms. Wiles was an associate at Ropes & Gray.  Ms. Wiles received her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School in 2006, where she was an Associate Editor for the Vanderbilt Law Review.  She received a B.S. with honors from the University of Florida in 2003.

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Speaking Engagements & Events

Awards & Recognition

  • Super Lawyers 2016 Rising Star: Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyers 2015 Rising Star: Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyers 2014 Rising Star: Business Litigation