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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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NEW YORK, NY 10022
United States
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Work Department

Corporate

Position

Norm Champ is a partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Norm is a member of the Investment Funds Group. Previously, Norm was the director of the Division of Investment Management at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

While at the SEC, Norm played a key role in the SEC’s completion of landmark reforms in 2014 to strengthen the $3 trillion money market fund industry, and led important structural and policy changes. He was the leader of interactions with the Financial Stability Oversight Council as the Council turned its attention to whether asset management firms are “systemically important.” He also worked on crisis management efforts at securities firms to protect customers of those firms. Norm also headed the creation of Guidance Updates and Senior Level Engagement initiatives created to provide transparency to the industry and to engage with boards and senior management of asset management firms.

Education

Princeton University, A.B. History, 1985 summa cum laude; King’s College, London, UK, M.A., War Studies, 1986 Fulbright Scholar; Harvard Law School, J.D., 1989, cum laude.