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Helane Morrison Continues To Build On Impressive Career

Helane Morrison is currently serving as the Managing Director, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer for Hall Capital Partners LLC. She received her B.S. in Journalism from Northwestern University as well as a J.D. from the University of California from Berkeley School of Law where she also served as the Editor-In-Chief of the California Law Review.
Her career has encompassed prestigious positions like serving as a law clerk for Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun and Hon. Richard A. Posner, and practicing law at Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk & Rabkin in the mid 80’s through the mid 90’s where she focused on business litigation and the defense of private securities as well as SEC matters. She also worked for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) from 1999 through 2007. She was Regional Director, responsible for securities enforcement, regulatory matters, and litigation in Northern California and five other Northwest states. She also headed the enforcement for the local San Francisco SEC office in business, financial, and legal matters.
Only some people have what it takes to spend their lives not only embodying ethical integrity, but helping maintain companies integrity as well as clients. Helane Morrison is one of those few people who has what it takes. She’s worked hard through her career to prevent corruption and protect the vulnerable in the process.
Starting all the way back to the financial collapse of 2008, a mistrust was formed by the people when it came to big business. Weather it was banking or Wall Street, even through the current times as the economy has improved, it’s clear the curtain fell and the people saw the truth, corruption and lies created an over-inflated bubble that finally hit it’s max and popped. As the current presidential campaign all these flaws and wrongs have been brought back to the spotlight and people are clearly afraid that it’s still happening. The industry can easily hide it’s misdeeds from the people, unless there is someone to watch, some sort of watchdog. Enter Helane Morrison. She’s brave, gutsy, and not afraid to stand up to anyone or any corporation. Helane conquered the mans world of Wall Street with her time working for the SEC, and now she has a new cause on her plate – equality.
After all her years of government service she has changed her career direction. She quickly discovered that while there are plenty of college students of both genders enrolled in business and finance courses in college, the workplace is a predominantly male world. She has not only become a champion for more women in her world, but become an employee for Hall Capital, a firm that is run completely by women. Not only is the company succeeding in the business world, but they have found the skills that women need to utilize in the workplace, Flexibility and resiliency. Through her employment with the company she is not only still working to enforce rules and regulations to keep the world of business and finance honest, but helping find ways to bring women into the business world and gender equality into the industry.

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