W. Hardy Callcott

HARDY CALLCOTT is a securities enforcement and regulatory partner in Sidley’s San Francisco office. He provides enforcement defense and regulatory counseling before the SEC, FINRA and other SRO and state regulators for members of financial services industry, public companies, officers and directors and conducts internal investigations. Hardy has been ranked nationally in Chambers USA for Securities Financial Services Regulation from 2008–2018.  Prior to Sidley, Hardy served at Charles Schwab & Co. Inc., as senior vice president and general counsel. He served in the SEC General Counsel’s Office as assistant general counsel for Market Regulation (now Trading and Markets), and taught in the Securities LLM program at Georgetown University Law Center. Hardy earned his J.D. from Stanford with distinction and his B.A. from Yale summa cum laude.