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Alexander M. Vasilescu

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, New York Regional Office
Regional Trial Counsel/Trial Unit Chief
New York, NY, USA


Alexander M. Vasilescu is the Regional Trial Counsel for the New York Regional Office of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement, located in New York City.  In that position, Alex oversees New York's Trial Unit, which consists of Alex, 13 Senior Trial Counsel, and 2 trial unit paralegals. Alex has led investigations and litigations involving violations of a wide range of securities laws. Most recently, Alex was part of the team that brought the cases against the Town of Ramapo and various town officials and the Town of Oyster Bay and various town officials involving municipal securities fraud and Billy Walters and Tom Davis involving insider trading.  Alex also brought the emergency case against Bernard Madoff and various enforcement cases against several employees of Madoff and the auditor for his firm.  Alex also won jury trials in both the Southern District and Eastern District involving insider trading and offering frauds as well as a federal court bench trial involving market manipulation and administrative hearings, including deceptive market-timing and late trading violations. Prior to joining the SEC, Alex was a litigation associate at the law firms of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and Kramer, Levin, Naftalis & Frankel LLP. Alex received a B.A., cum laude, in Economics and International Relations from Tufts University, and J.D. from Cornell Law School.

Alexander M. Vasilescu is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Regulatory and Enforcement Trends and Update - Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2018, Tuesday, May 22, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Regulatory and Enforcement Trends and Update - Regulatory and Enforcement Trends and Update, Tuesday, May 22, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Regulatory and Enforcement Trends and Update - Regulatory and Enforcement Trends and Update, Tuesday, May 22, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Basics of Accounting for Lawyers 2018, Friday, May 25, 2018, New York, NY
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