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Arnold & Porter
WASHINGTON, DC 20001-3743
United States

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United States > Dispute resolution > Securities litigation - defense

Arnold & Porter has a nationwide team that handles high-stakes class actions and derivative actions, as well as regulatory investigations. The practice is led by Veronica Callahan in New York and Michael Trager in Washington DC. Trager recently acted for a special committee of the board of a Nasdaq-listed automotive company in several investigations that arose from whistleblower claims. Callahan is currently handling a high-value SEC investigation for a national accounting firm. For the same client, Callahan and DC-based Daniel Hawke are handling investigations by the PCAOB and the SEC into auditor independence-related issues. In New York, Vincent Sama, who is ‘a very prominent lawyer in this space‘, and Daphne Morduchowitz continued to act for current and former officers of JP Morgan and Standard & Poor’s in investigations by state and federal government agencies. Scott Schreiber and counsel Adam Reinhart in DC and Gilbert Serota in San Francisco are also recommended.