Jonathan M. Moses
Jonathan M. Moses is co-chair of the firm’s Litigation Department, which he joined in 1998. He has represented clients in diverse industries, including banks and financial institutions, media companies and industrial firms. His practice includes complex commercial and securities litigation, government investigative proceedings, and international arbitration.
Prior to joining the firm, Jon served as an attorney for the New York Daily News, where he worked on First Amendment issues. Jon is also a former journalist, having served, among other positions, as a staff reporter for the Wall Street Journal. Jon received an A.B. from Harvard University and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. Following graduation from Harvard, Jon was the recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship in Hong Kong. Jon also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Stephen F. Williams of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit following graduation from law school.
Jon is President-elect of the Federal Bar Council in the Second Circuit, chairman of the board of the New York City Leadership Academy, an educational organization that focuses on training leaders who will foster success in public schools, and member of the boards of The Marshall Project, a non-profit news organization focused on criminal justice, the New-York Historical Society and Prep for Prep. Jon is also a member of the American Law Institute. Jon grew up in New Jersey.
- Lessons Learned: 10 Years of Financial Services Litigation Since the Financial Crisis,
in The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Financial Services Disputes, Global Legal Group Ltd., 2019.
- Drafting M&A Contracts to Minimise the Risk of Disputes,
in The Guide to M&A Arbitration (Law Business Research, 2018).
- White Collar and Regulatory Enforcement: What to Expect in 2018,
in Columbia Law School’s Blog on Corporations and the Capital Markets, January 31, 2018.
- New York Appellate Court Recognizes Exception to Attorney-Client Privilege in Shareholder Suits,
in Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, October 14, 2015.
- DOJ Adopts New Requirements for Corporations Seeking Credit for Cooperation,
in Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, September 14, 2015.
- Court of Chancery Faults Committee Process and Advisory Work in Finding Lack Of Good Faith,
in The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, April 24, 2015.
- New York’s Highest Court Rules Common-law Claims are Not Preempted by Martin Act,
in The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation, January 13, 2012.
- The New Dodd Frank Whistleblower Rules: Hype and Reality,
in Bank and Corporate Governance Law Reporter Volume 47 Number 1, September 2011.
- SEC Enforcement Action Demonstrates Potential Risks of Flash Reporting,
in Bank and Corporate Governance Law Reporter, Volume 45 Number 1, September 2010.