Rebecca K. Wohltman
Rebecca Wohltman is an associate at Mathis, Marifian & Richter, Ltd. She graduated summa cum laude from St. Louis University School of Law in 2012 in the top 13 percent of her class, where she received academic awards for highest grades in Criminal Law and Banking Regulation. Before law school, she attended McKendree University where she received a B.B.A. in Accounting and a B.A. in Political Science, graduating summa cum laude in 2009.
Rebecca focuses her practice at MMR in transactional work and tax law, including tax controversy and criminal tax. Prior to joining the firm in 2015, she worked in the Office of the Missouri Attorney General as an Assistant Attorney General in the Financial Services Division. There, she received an AGO “Best Brief” award for her appellant/cross respondent’s brief in Cooling v. State of Missouri, Family Support Division, an appellate review of a request for attorney’s fees. She also prosecuted and obtained judgments of more than $50,000 against employers who failed to comply with income withholding orders, and served as first-chair in several trials, including prosecuting non-compliant employers, dissolutions, and defending agency actions.
Rebecca is a member of the Zion Lutheran School – Belleville school board, as well as a member on the public relations and marathon planning committees for the Belleville Running Club.
Rebecca was admitted to the Missouri Bar in September of 2012 and to the Illinois Bar in May of 2015, and she was named Trustee of McKendree University in May of 2016.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Illinois State Bar Association, Member
- Missouri State Bar Association, Member
- CALI Award, Corporate Tax, Washington University School of Law LLM program
- William McKendree Society, Member