Publications Education Prior Experience Bar Admissions and Membership
Jorge Pesok is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office. He focuses his practice on government investigations and white collar litigation. Prior to joining Morvillo LLP, Jorge represented individuals, energy and commodity companies, and financial institutions in a variety of regulatory, compliance, and litigation matters at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP. His work includes representing clients in administrative and enforcement matters before the Department of Justice, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, as well as advising clients on regulatory matters.
A decorated veteran, Jorge served on active duty in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from August 2009 through August 2010, where he was awarded the Army Commendation Medal. Jorge retired from the United States Army National Guard in 2014 after serving eight years in the Judge Advocate General Corps and obtaining the rank of sergeant.
Jorge received his J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School and his B.A. from the University of Connecticut. While in law school, he was a member of the Maynard Pirsig Moot Court. Jorge also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Richard H. Kyle of the United States District Court in St. Paul, Minnesota. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York and the District of Columbia.
- Crowdfunding: A New Form of Investing Requires a New Form of Investor Protection, The Dartmouth Law Journal, Spring 2014
- Insider Trading: No Longer Reserved for Insiders, The Florida State Business Review, Spring 2015
- University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., 2014
- University of Connecticut, BA, 2011
- Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, 2014 to 2016
Bar Admissions and Membership
- District of Columbia
- New York