Former SEC enforcement co-director lands new litigation gig

George Canellos joins Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy

George Canellos

George Canellos stepped down from his position as co-director of the SEC's enforcement division in January. Now, just a few weeks later, he has found a new home. In fact, his new position represents a return to his old home. 

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy has revealed that Canellos will head up the firm’s litigation department. From 2003 to 2009, Canellos served as a litigation partner in the firm, until he departed from Milbank in order to take the job at the SEC. 

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Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A....

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