Timothy White, Jr. serves as a Special Counsel in the Office of Chief Counsel of the Division of Trading and Markets at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Prior to joining the Division of Trading and Markets, Mr. White served as a Special Counsel in the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations at the SEC. Mr. White’s expertise includes broker-dealer registration issues, crowdfunding initiatives under the JOBS Act, penny stock disclosures, peer-to-peer lending, and EB-5 immigration visa programs. Prior to joining the Commission, Mr. White worked as a broker-dealer/investment adviser attorney at a Washington, D.C. law firm. Mr. White received his J.D. from the Duke University School of Law, and his B.A. in Political Science from Wake Forest University.