Norm Champ

Lecturer on Law

Fall 2017

Langdell Library 307

617-998-1547

Assistant: Andrew Matthiessen / 617-998-1476

Biography

Norm Champ is a partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Norm is a member of the Investment Funds Group. Previously, Norm was the director of the Division of Investment Management at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Norm’s book, Going Public, about his experiences at the SEC was published by McGraw-Hill in March 2017.

While at the SEC, Norm played a key role in the SEC’s completion of landmark reforms in 2014 to strengthen the $3 trillion money market fund industry, and led important structural and policy changes. He was the leader of interactions with the Financial Stability Oversight Council as the Council turned its attention to whether asset management firms are “systemically important.” He also worked on crisis management efforts at securities firms to protect customers of those firms. Norm also headed the creation of Guidance Updates and Senior Level Engagement initiatives created to provide transparency to the industry and to engage with boards and senior management of asset management firms.

Prior to becoming the Director of the Division of Investment Management, he was the Deputy Director of the SEC’s Office of Compliance, Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) and the Associate Regional Director for Examinations in the SEC’s New York

Areas of Interest

Norman Champ, Going Public: My Adventures Inside the SEC and How to Prevent the Next Devastating Crisis (McGraw-Hill Educ. 2017).
Categories:
Corporate Law & Securities
Sub-Categories:
Securities Law & Regulation
Type: Book
Abstract
Engrossing and important, this book offers critical recommendations for policy changes that will create healthy, free-functioning markets and help Americans better prepare for the inevitable next crisis.
Norman Champ, An Iniquitous Raid on Private Equity, Wall St. J., June 29, 2016.
Categories:
Corporate Law & Securities
Sub-Categories:
Securities Law & Regulation
Type: News
Norman Champ, Valuation: Fund directors' obligations, best practices, Fund Board Views, Dec. 4, 2015.
Categories:
Banking & Finance
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Corporate Law & Securities
Sub-Categories:
Investment Products
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Securities Law & Regulation
Type: Other

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Langdell Library 307

617-998-1547

Assistant: Andrew Matthiessen / 617-998-1476