Eric Swibel is a partner at Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Securities Litigation & Professional Liability and White Collar Defense & Investigations Practices. Mr. Swibel represents corporate and individual clients in civil and criminal government investigations and internal investigations, as well as litigation in both federal and state courts.
His practice focuses on SEC enforcement investigations, with recent matters including investigations into alleged misrepresentations to investors, pay-to-play violations, mutual fund fees and disclosures, and insider trading. He also represents clients in shareholder securities fraud lawsuits and other litigation challenging board decision-making. He has represented both public and private issuers, broker-dealers, investment advisers, private equity firms, hedge funds, and officers and directors. Mr. Swibel has developed extensive experience in SEC whistleblower law.