Helane Morrison works for the Hall Capital Partners. She is the Managing Director, General Counsel and the Chief Compliance Officer of the firm. Helane attended the Northwestern University of Chicago, Illinois and graduated with a B.S. degree in Journalism. She later joined the University of California. Here she received a J.D from the School of Law. During his studies at the California University, he doubled up as the Chief Editor of the California Law Review.
Morrison began her career working as a clerk for Hon. Richard Posen of the Court of Appeals USA between 1984 and 1985. She moved on to work for Justice Harry Blackmun of the Supreme Court in 1985 to 1986. In the year 1986, the Howard law firm hired her; she also used to work for other law institutions including Nemerovski, Rice, Canady, Rabkin and Falk to the year 1996. In 1991, she had already risen to be a partner.
In 1996 to 1999, Helane headed the enforcement docket for the San Francisco SEC. From 1999 to 2007 she was the leader of the San Francisco office for Securities and Exchange Commission. In this post, she was in charge of enforcement of securities law, regulation matters and fraud litigation in the Northern California and other five states to the west side. She joined the Hall Capital Partners in 2007. The company has a record for being run solely by women. The Hall Capital Partners is also a leading company in the financial sector for a long time now. Helane wanted to help investors build their confidence in the country’s commercial markets. She aims to use her current position to achieve her dream.
Combining her journalism background and the experience in financial issues, Helane has enjoyed success in her career. While working for the office of SEC presiding over states Oregon, California, Washington, Alaska, Montana, Nevada and Idaho, she was able to ensure high transparency in many business deals. She was able to:
• Lead investigation of the business dealings of Fortune’s 500 Managers who were at the time running their business with impunity.
• The SEC brought to the public the illegal sale of securities to military works
• Defend several citizens who were victims of fraud
• She also brought to light the auditors who were destroying audit paper for large enterprises like the Ernst Firm and the Young Company; among many other achievements.
Currently, in the seat Helane holds in the Hall Capital Partners LLC, she is responsible for managing assets worth $24 billion and also oversees the management of the family finances of the wealthiest people in the United States of America.