Colleen P. Mahoney

Partner, Securities Enforcement, Government Enforcement and White Collar Crime, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Colleen P. Mahoney heads Skadden’s securities enforcement practice and regularly represents financial services firms, corporations, their boards, board committees, officers, directors and employees in Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other law enforcement investigations. Prior to joining Skadden, Ms. Mahoney spent 15 years in senior positions with the SEC, serving as acting general counsel and deputy director of the division of enforcement. Ms. Mahoney has been selected for inclusion in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The International Who’s Who of Corporate Governance Lawyers, Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America and The Best Lawyers in America, which named her its 2019 Washington, D.C. Securities / Capital Markets Law Lawyer of the Year and its 2018 and 2016 Washington, D.C. Litigation – Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy) Lawyer of the Year. Ms. Mahoney received her B.A. and J.D. from American University.