Morvillo, a partner in the New York office, has represented
clients in dozens of federal and state court actions and in
government investigations. In these matters, he has litigated
against United States Attorneys’ Offices across the
country, the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., various
regional offices of the Securities and Exchange Commission,
the New York State Attorney General’s Office, the Manhattan
District Attorney’s Office, the New York Stock Exchange,
and other government and self-regulatory organizations. During
this time, he has advised clients on criminal law, securities,
regulatory, civil, administrative, and corporate governance
issues. Greg also has participated in both criminal and SEC
trials, including his work as a key member of Martha Stewart’s
criminal and SEC defense team.
to his criminal and regulatory work, Greg has represented
numerous lawyers before various disciplinary committees, and
has not yet had a client sanctioned by any governing body.
Moreover, he has conducted many internal investigations for
corporations. On frequent occasions, his representations have
ended without any regulatory entity filing any charge against
named as one of seven “Rising
Stars” in the Criminal Defense: White Collar Practice
area in Super Lawyers Magazine
in 2011, and recognized again in 2013. Greg was also honored
by being named to the International Who's Who
of Business Crime Defence Lawyers in 2012 and
Stewart in criminal and SEC matters.
“Hank” Greenberg in criminal, New York Attorney
General, and SEC litigations and investigations.
portfolio manager of multi-billion dollar hedge fund in
criminal and SEC matters related to insider trading allegations.
consultant for McKinsey & Co in criminal and SEC matters
related to insider trading allegations.
publically held oil company in internal investigation for
negligence and damages resulting from alleged oil spill.
Lynch in multiple internal investigations.
dealer in SEC investigation stemming from allegations of
churning client accounts.
of funds in New York Attorney General, Department of Labor
and various civil litigations stemming from Madoff matter.
SEC from charging Private Equity Investment Group in market
SEC in trial stemming from New York Specialists litigation.
Nolle prosequi from Southern District of New York on criminal
charges filed against one New York Specialist.
federal criminal prosecution of attorney investigated for
tax evasion in 3 year grand jury investigation.
Second Department’s Disciplinary Committee of motion
for summary judgment and won dismissal of action in matter
involving lawyer the Committee sought to bar from practice
due to allegations of fraud in a previous career.
York City Bar Association
York State Bar Association
Bar Council’s American Inn of Court
District of New York
District of New York
University School of Law, J.D. 2002
University, M.F.A. 1992
College, B.A. 1989
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