Helane Morrison is someone who believes in a world of safe investing. With her new position as Chief Compliance Officer at Hall Capital Partners LLC and a member of the Executive Committee, she has been able to put her skills to work. She started her career off by getting a degree in journalism and then law. She used these degrees to land a job as a law clerk for Hon. Richard Posner of the U.S. Court of Appeals. From there she then moved up in the law world and started practicing at Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk & Rabkin. After working there for five years she was made a partner in 1991 for all her great work. While there she ran cases that included business litigation, defense of private securities, internal corporate investigations, and SEC issues. The real world experience that she gained while working at the firm prepared her for her next job at the SEC.
Once she left the firm she got the job of heading up the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) at the San Francisco Department. This job helped her to hone her skills of picking out fraud that companies were hiding from investors and employees. Her law background also made it possible to represent the SEC in the crimes she uncovered, allowing her to be on cases. During this part of her career, she was able to be on cases that were prosecuting company executives from top businesses such as Google, Hewlett-Packard, NextCard Inc, and HBO for fraud. Along with this success, she was also able to uncover false sales to over 50,000 military employees made by the insurance company American Amicable.
After all this great success at the SEC she eventually left for her current job at Hall Capital Partners LLC. Her new company’s goal is to help investors have safe options to put their money in. After the crash in 2008 investors are unsure which companies they can trust their money with. To solve this unfair market that investors are shoved into Hall Capital Partners LLC investigates investment options for its clients to provide financial safety. The company makes sure to do full financial searches in all investments they endorse and then prosecutes if any fraud was found after. This being Helane Morrison’s bread in butter she has already fit in naturally and been able to help a great many clients.