David Peavler, Director of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s Fort Worth Regional Office, will join Jones Day as a partner in its Securities Litigation & SEC Enforcement Practice, based in the Dallas and Washington offices.
Mr. Peavler served for the last three years as Regional Director for the SEC office that covers Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Kansas. During his tenure, he led a number of significant SEC enforcement cases in the energy, cryptocurrency, financial services, and alternative fuels vehicle industries, among others. His contributions to the agency’s work were recognized with the Irving M. Pollack Award, one of the SEC’s top honorary awards for exceptional public service, and the Arthur F. Matthews Award, recognizing sustained creativity in applying the federal securities laws.
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