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Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

ONE BATTERY PARK PLAZA, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10004-1482, USA
Tel:
Work +212 837 6000
Fax:
Fax +212 422 4726
Email:
Web:
www.hugheshubbard.com

William Maguire

Tel:
Work +1 (212) 837-6879
Email:
Web:
www.hugheshubbard.com/attorneys/bill-maguire
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Work Department

Litigation, Securities Litigation and Professional Liability.

Position

Partner, New York since 1993. Chair of the Litigation Department, Co-Chair of the Securities Litigation and Chair of the Professional Liability Practice Groups. Concentrates on securities and commercial litigation and trial work.

Career

Hughes Hubbard & Reed since 1985. Member of firm's Executive Committee.

Education

Trinity College Dublin, Foundation Scholar, 1981, BA Leg. Sc., 1983 (first class honors); Hon. Soc. of Kings Inns, Dublin, Barrister-at-Law, 1985.


United States: Dispute resolution

Securities litigation - defense

Within: Securities litigation - defense

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP has been a prominent player in securities litigation for more than 40 years and has a reputation for defending public and private companies, registered securities broker-dealers, investors, directors and officers, underwriters and other professionals. It has a deep knowledge of the accounting sector and has handled enforcement, litigation and/or investigations for all of the Big Four. William Maguire and Edward Little in New York and Washington DC-based Kevin Abikoff lead the practice. Among the partners recommended in New York are Sarah Cave, who defended the audit committee chair of a publicly traded fintech company against putative federal securities class action claims; and Neil Oxford, who assisted Maguire with the defense of a Lehman Brothers Inc trustee. In DC, William Stein represented the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation in matters arising out of bank failures in the credit crisis.

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