Heads the firm's Securities Enforcement and Compliance practice. Represents public companies, financial services and asset management firms and their officers and directors in SEC and other law enforcement investigations. Assists management and boards of directors performing internal investigations. Advises public companies, financial services firms and financial institutions on preventive and remedial measures before and after securities-related issues arise.
Acting General Counsel, Securities and Exchange Commission (1998); Deputy Director, Division of Enforcement, Securities and Exchange Commission (1994-1998); Executive Assistant to the Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission (1993-1994). J.D., American University, 1981 (summa cum laude); B.A., American University School of Government and Public Administration, 1978 (magna cum laude).