Paredes Strategies LLC advises on financial regulation, corporate governance, compliance, and public policy and governmental affairs. Paredes also serves as an expert and adviser in regulatory enforcement investigations and actions and in private litigation involving securities law and corporate law.
Previously, Paredes was a professor of law at Washington University in St. Louis and a professor of business (by courtesy) at Washington University’s Olin Business School. Currently, he is the Distinguished Policy Fellow and Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School.
Paredes was appointed to the SEC by President George W. Bush on June 30, 2008, and was sworn in as a commissioner by SEC Chairman Christopher Cox on August 1, 2008. He served on the Commission until August 2013.