Tag: Regulators

Securities litigator leaves Norton Rose for boutique firm – The Globe and Mail

After nine years at one of the country’s largest law firms, Norton Rose Fulbright, Ms. Fuerst is moving to Toronto-based Crawley MacKewn Brush LLP. The boutique firm is set to announce the new partner’s arrival on Monday. Ms. Fuerst has either defended or prosecuted many of the biggest insider trading, market manipulation and class-action cases over the past four decades,…

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Daniel R. Gregus, Director of the Chicago Regional Office, to Depart the SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Daniel R. Gregus, Director of the Chicago Regional Office, will leave the agency at the end of December after more than 30 years of service. Vanessa Horton and Kathryn Pyszka will become Acting Co-Directors upon Mr. Gregus’s departure. Mr. Gregus has led the Chicago office since November 2021. Under his leadership, the…

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Goodwin Poaches SEC Alum Lynn to Lead Public Companies Team

Goodwin Procter is bringing on Morrison & Foerster’s David Lynn to lead its public company advisory practice as the firm looks to build out its regulatory capabilities. Lynn is a former chief counsel of the corporation finance division at the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Washington, D.C.-based lawyer led MoFo’s public company advisory and governance practice. Source: Goodwin Poaches SEC…

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Securities Enforcement Defense and Regulation Attorney Joins Davis Wright Tremaine LLP in Washington, D.C. 

Russell Fecteau, an attorney with two decades of experience in financial services regulation, both as a securities regulator and as an advocate in private practice, has joined the nationally renowned financial services practice at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP in Washington, D.C. A former senior enforcement attorney at FINRA, where he supervised a legal team on federal securities law and FINRA…

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