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Securities Section

Focuses on education for its members through monthly programs with an additional focus on providing programs of interest to prospective clients.

Meeting Schedule:

This Section generally meets at noon on the 4th Monday of every month.    

Please join us on Monday, May 21, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for:

ProgramA Discussion on the Federalization of Corporate Governance"

Presented by:  Professor Marc I. Steinberg, SMU Dedman School of Law

Time:  This program starts at Noon (please plan to arrive at 11:45 to register for CLE credit)

CLE:          1 hour, ethics credit approved 

Section News:

Please mark your calendar for the next Section meeting on May 21, 2018 for: "A Discussion on the Federalization of Corporation Governance."  This presentation will feature Professor Marc I. Steinberg, SMU Dedman School of Law.  The presentation will be based on Professor Steinberg's new book The Federalization of Corporate Governance.

The presentation will focus on the federalization of corporate governance in the United States from historical and contemprary perspectives.  It will address the evolution and development of corporate governance from a federal law perspective from the commencement of the twentieth century to the present.  It will also examine the tension between state and federal law and explain the ramifications of the federal legislation enacted during the past two decades.

This presentation has been approved for Ethics CLE credit by the State Bar of Texas.

Section Officers:

Name: George Lee
Officer Position: Chair
Firm: Polsinelli PC
Firm Address: 2950 N. Harwood Street, Suite 2100
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214-661-5524

Name: Matthew Fry
Officer Position: Vice Chair
Firm: Haynes and Boone, LLP
Firm Address: 2323 Victory Avenue, Suite 700
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75219
Business Phone: 214-651-5000

Name: Elizabeth Brandon
Officer Position: Progam Chair
Firm: Barnes & Thornburg
Firm Address: 2100 McKinney Avenue, Suite 1250
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214-258-4115

Name: Harry McClish
Officer Position: Secretary
Firm: Apex Clearing Corporation
Firm Address: 350 N. St. Paul Street, Suite 1300
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214-953-3210

Name: Evan P. Singer
Officer Position: Treasurer
Firm: Jones Day
Firm Address: 2727 North Harwood Avenue
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214-969-5021

Name: Jeff McFall
Officer Position: Immediate Past Chair
Firm: Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Firm Address: 351 Phelps Dr.
Firm City, State, Zip: Irving, TX 75038
Business Phone: 972-281-1200

Name: Jonathan Childers

Officer Position: DBA Board Advisor
Firm: Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst, LLP
Firm Address: 2100 Ross Ave Ste 2700
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214-981-3800


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If you are interested in becoming a member of the Securities Law Section, please click here to join online or send a letter of request and the $25.00 membership fee to:
2101 Ross Ave
Dallas TX, 75201
Please note that you must be a member of the Dallas Bar Association to join a section. If you have any questions regarding sections membership, please contact the DBA membership department.

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For questions regarding Section email/roster/webpage, email Jessica Smith or call 214-220-7477.  


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