FORA.tv Speaker - Giovanni P. Prezioso

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Biography

Giovanni P. Prezioso is a partner based in the Washington, D.C. office. Mr. Prezioso's practice is focused on securities and corporate law matters. His recent projects have included representation of major corporations and financial institutions in securities enforcement and litigation matters arising out of the financial crisis, as well as counseling clients on a broad range of corporate governance and regulatory matters.

From May 2002 until rejoining the firm in 2006, Mr. Prezioso served as General Counsel of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Before joining the Commission, Mr. Prezioso was in private practice with Cleary Gottlieb, which he joined in 1982 and where he became a partner in 1991. During those years, he served as counsel to major financial institutions, public companies and trade associations, with responsibility for a broad range of regulatory, corporate, transactional and litigation matters.

His prior bar and other professional activities have included service as Chairman of the ABA Subcommittee on Municipal and Governmental Obligations, and as a member of both the New York Stock Exchange Rule 431 Committee and the Global Documentation Steering Committee sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Mr. Prezioso is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Harvard College.

1 Program

The Aftermath of the Financial Crisis: Part 1

04.06.11 | 01:33:33 min | 0 comments