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Jacob Frenkel quoted in Law360: The Atlanta Judge Who Stuck A Thorn In The SEC’s Side

June 11, 2015

Jacob Frenkel, chairman of the firm’s Government Investigations practice, was quoted in the June 11 Law360 article “The Atlanta Judge Who Stuck A Thorn In The SEC’s Side”.


The Atlanta federal judge who sent shock waves through the securities bar when she questioned the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s hiring of administrative judges may be little known on the national stage, but she has deep roots on the federal bench that go all the way back to the Founding Fathers.

 “When a judge issues a well-reasoned opinion that rattles the foundation of a respected federal agency and grasps and addresses grave concerns of the respected securities bar, that judge definitely plants a flag and hits everyone’s radar,” Frenkel said.

Read the full article at Law360. (subscription required)