Founder of the Class and Derivative Actions Practice and the Securities and Enforcement Litigation Group. Trial counsel to issuers, directors, officers, special litigation committees and accountants in securities, derivative, accounting fraud and Bankruptcy Trustee actions and related investigations and governance matters. Extensive record in successfully defending insurers in coverage actions and disputes and US and foreign corporations in complex business disputes.
Served as Special Counsel to US Congress, Committee on the Judiciary; and the US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.
JD, Columbia Law School; law clerk to Hon. William H. Timbers, (USCA, 2nd Cir.).