Curtis Thaxter

One Canal Plaza, Suite 1000, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-9000

Rebecca G. Klotzle, Attorney

Rebecca Klotzle focuses her practice on civil and appellate litigation.  Rebecca advises clients in property disputes, intellectual property matters, zoning appeals, employment law and contract-related issues.  She has worked for U.S. and international clients on a broad range of litigation matters, including complex commercial disputes, securities and corporate law matters, trademark and intellectual property licensing litigation, and contractual disputes arising from corporate mergers and acquisitions.  Rebecca’s experience also includes assisting in the defense of pharmaceutical and medical device companies against allegations of health care fraud and abuse in federal litigations and government investigations.  Rebecca maintains a significant pro bono practice and has represented clients in matters involving immigration, family law, and labor trafficking.  In 2015, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice awarded her its Civil Rights Pro Bono Recognition Award.  Prior to joining the firm, Rebecca practiced as an associate attorney at the law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Boston, and she served as a law clerk for United States District Judge John A. Woodcock in Bangor, Maine.

Rebecca graduated in 2011 from Cornell Law School, where she served as Senior Notes Editor for the Cornell Law Review.  Before attending law school, Rebecca worked in Bar Harbor with her father managing one of the largest agencies in the state liquor system.

Contact Info

  • 207.774.9000, ext. 209

Practice Areas

  • Litigation and Administrative Law


  • J.D., cum laude—Cornell Law School
  • B.A., magna cum laude, African & Afro-American Studies—Brandeis University
  • Senior Notes Editor—Cornell Law Review

Bar Admissions and Memberships

  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maine
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Maine State Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association