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EDUCATION

Duke University School of Law, J.D.

Columbia University, B.A.

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

New York
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Jonathan J. Walsh
Partner
New York
PHONE: +1 212 696 8817
FAX: +1 212 697 1559

Mr. Walsh is an experienced litigator, who specializes in complex business litigation and has particular experience in professional liability, securities litigation and arbitration.

His practice is broadly based, with particular expertise in the professional services sector. He has represented accounting firms and professionals in regulatory matters, major accounting firms and accountants, law firms, commodities brokers, real estate investment companies and public and private companies. 

Mr. Walsh has worked on a variety of litigation matters in both state and federal courts, from inception through trial and post-trial appeals. His experience takes in claims under the federal Securities Exchange Act, the Securities Act, the Employment Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), and state securities laws as well as claims for negligence, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract and other commercial and business torts. 

He also has significant bankruptcy experience, having prosecuted claims brought by creditors and debtors in bankruptcy actions and claims brought by individuals and companies in both federal and state courts.

Mr. Walsh has represented clients in matters before the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), Department of Justice (DOJ), and various state and federal agencies. He has also conducted internal investigations involving accounting issues, financial reporting and disclosure requirements.

His commercial arbitration work includes proceedings conducted under the auspices of the American Arbitration Association (AAA), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) as well as arbitrations utilizing the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules.

COURTS

U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals - Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals - Fifth Circuit

MEMBERSHIPS

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York
New York State Bar Association
American Bar Association
        Professional Liability Committee, Sub Committee Chair
        Litigation Section, Member

AWARDS

AV® Preeminent™ Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®

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