Helane Morrison’s legal war against corruption.

Helane Morrison a graduate of B.s in Journalism from Northwestern University in Chicago, Hilnois and Jurist Doctor Degree from the University of California at Berkely, school of Law, is passionate to fight and expose corruption. She began her law practice while at the University of California School of Law, where she served as chief of the California Law review. This gave her the experience to continue practicing law. From the editor-in-chief of the California Law review, Morrison joined many other firms among them are; Law clerk for Hon.Richard Posen of the US Court of Appeals for Seventh District, Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun, Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk& Rabkin Law firm.
Morrison’s legal practice focuses on business litigation and defense of private securities actions and matters dealing with the SEC. The comes from her principle of uploading basic ethics and morally upstanding values and makes her consistently stand against deceptive corporate crimes and expose those who take advantage of power to get unjustified financial gains like the morally bankrupt brokers in the financial sector scandals. The business influence during the economic crisis of 2007 where many financial institutions were funding themselves without considering the worsening economic conditions and left many of the institutions at the mercy of the government bailout got Helane Morrison’s strongest opposition. She used a proactive approach to stop the raising the unemployment levels which made people lose trust in the institutions.
She gained full legal practice experience while working with Blackmun and used it plus her good academic qualification to pursue social righteousness just like Blackmun did. Later she applied the skills at the SEC to ensure that all businesses under her jurisdictions; North California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and North Nevada, observed utmost transparency. While at SEC, Helane provided defense for defrauded senior citizens, uncovered the illegal sale of fraudulent securities to military personnel, headed the financial fraud investigations against top-tier Fortune 500 executives, exposed the illicit destruction of audit papers by Ernst and Young auditors and facilitated the eradication of the insider trade.
Currently, Morrison is the Managing Director, Principal, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Member of Executive Committee of Hall Capital Partners LLC. This investment law firm manages the finances of wealthy families in the US under the management of women, focuses on educating women about the importance of being tough, adaptable to survive and thrive.

Achievements of Helane L. Morrison in Fighting Corruption

From the start of her career in journalism to her years as a government officer, Helane L. Morrison has put her best efforts to fight corruption and protect those likely to be vulnerable in the process. Irrespective of if her target is to revolutionize the financial work place or expose corrupt brokers, she remains a key player in the industry. Her determination, power and influence have kept her making great impacts on the industry for more than three decades.

Exposing graft

In August 2007, the global economic crisis kicked in. Individuals throughout the country were left in despair as those institutions that they depended on crumbled around them. Important questions needed answers as unemployment hit an all-time high and banks turned to the government to be bailed out. Who to trust? What is the source of my money? Are my investments safe? These questions had not been asked for a long time and answers were needed.

The financial crisis of 2007/08 did not only send the economy of US into a nose dive, but it successfully exposed most of the rampant unethical behavior of the whole financial sector.

It was not long until the government noticed the abilities of Helane L. Morrison and positioned her as the leader of implementation at the SEC office. During her years of service, she exposed a number of notable cases comprising the ‘untouchable’ top executives from top companies.

Early life and education

Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Helane Morrison attended Northwestern University where she graduated with a bachelors degree in journalism. She later enrolled for law school in the University of California.

Career and Achievements

Morrison started her career as a law clerk in 1984. In 1991, the law firm of Canady, Nemrovski, Rice, Howard, Falk & Rabkin named her as the firm’s partner. In 1996, Morrison joined SEC and headed the regional enforcement activities. In 1999, she got promoted to the position of district administrator and later as regional director. At this positon, Morrison was tasked to supervise programs on enforcement and examination under the jurisdiction of office.

Headed by Morrison, the San Francisco office was able to expose high profile cases such as fraud cases, defrauding of the senior citizens, and violations by brokers and investment advisers.

In 2007, Morrison joined the Hall Capital Partners LLC to serve as the Chief Compliance Officer and general counsel. She also acts as the managing director and she is an executive committee member. Morrison continues to be integral in ensuring that every investment that is made on their clients’ behalf is solid and ethical.

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