Securities: Litigation (Band 2)New York
Litigation: General Commercial (Band 2)New York
Litigation: Securities (Band 1)
Practice Areas: Head, Securities Litigation Practice. Member, Management Committee. Complex securities, white-collar, commercial, class-action, insurance, banking, tax litigation, including trials, arbitrations, appeals, investigations (SEC, DOJ, NYSE, IRS, Congress). Clients include leading financial institutions, industrial, technology, healthcare, real estate companies, hedge and private equity funds, corporate executives, lawyers, public officials.
Career: Partner since 1998. President, Federal Bar Council. Commissioner, 2008-2010, NYS Public Integrity and Ethics Commissions, 1998-2009. Chief Counsel, US Senate Banking Committee, 1995-1996. Clerk: Chief Justice William Rehnquist, US Supreme Court, 1988-1989; Judge Ralph Winter, US Ct. App., Second Circuit, 1987-1988.
Personal: Yale Law (JD, 1987); Princeton (AB, 1983).