October 3, 2022
BLB&G Associate Billy Freeland has been appointed as co-Secretary of the New York City Bar Association's Securities Litigation Committee. The Securities Litigation Committee includes attorneys from both the plaintiff and defense perspective, corporate counsel, institutional investors and academics, and strives to be an invaluable resource to those practicing or interested in securities litigation, including class actions and regulatory enforcement matters.
Billy is a member of BLB&G’s Securities Litigation group, resident in the New York office. Billy received his J.D. from New York University School of Law, where he was a member of the Annual Survey of American Law as an article editor, finalist in the Orison S. Marden Moot Court Competition (2014 and 2015), and research assistant to Professors Rachel Barkow and Catherine Sharkey. While attending law school, Billy was a law clerk for Senator Charles E. Schumer on the United States Committee on the Judiciary in Washington, D.C. He received both his M.A. in International Affairs and his B.A. in Political Science at Columbia University.