Jeff Hammel, global Co-chair of Latham's Securities Litigation & Professional Liability Practice, is "one of the nation's leading securities litigation attorneys" according to The Legal 500 US, and has been recognized by Chambers USA. He regularly represents financial institutions, accounting firms, Fortune 500 companies, boards of directors and individuals in securities and other complex commercial litigation.
Mr. Hammel has defended dozens of shareholder class actions and derivative litigations. He also has significant experience conducting internal investigations. Mr. Hammel is co-author of the treatise Federal Securities Litigation, 2nd Edition, 2012.