Adriane Theis


Adriane Theis  Counsel

Adriane Theis is Counsel  at Reisman Karron Greene LLP. Ms. Theis represents businesses in a range of complex commercial matters, with a focus on product liability and mass tort actions.  Ms. Theis has particular experience in mass tort settlement and resolution, including analysis of claims involving complex medical and scientific concepts, settlement negotiations, drafting settlement agreements, and claims processing administration.  Ms. Theis also has experience advising clients regarding government subpoena compliance, crisis media management, and diligence in corporate transactions

Ms. Theis’ pro bono practice has included civil litigation relating to civil rights and liberties, including representation of Planned Parenthood affiliates facing government funding exclusion and employees and former employees of the District of Columbia Department of Correction asserting sexual harassment and retaliation claims.

Representative Matters

  • Represents Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and American Medical Systems, Inc. in settlement of pelvic mesh product liability actions in a multi-district litigation in federal district court
  • Counsels national automotive company regarding settlement of product liability claims
  • Defense of pharmaceutical client in government investigation involving possible off-label promotion
  • Represented national hospital system in internal investigation and defense of fraud and abuse enforcement actions, including compliance with Anti-Kickback Statute and the False Claims Act

Education and Prior Experience

B.A., 2006, Haverford College; J.D., 2009, University of Michigan Law School, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif

Law Clerk, Hon. Noel Anketell Kramer, District of Columbia Court of Appeals (2010-2011)

Associate, Arnold & Porter LLP 2010, 2011-2015 (Washington, D.C. )

Bar Admissions

Ms. Theis is admitted to the bars of Michigan and the District of Columbia.