Mr. Jensen prosecutes securities fraud, corporate governance and shareholder rights litigation on behalf of the firm’s institutional clients.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Jensen was a litigation associate at Hughes Hubbard & Reed, where he represented accounting firms, banks, investment firms and high-net-worth individuals in complex commercial, securities, commodities and professional liability civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution. He also gained considerable experience in responding to investigations and inquiries by government regulators such as the SEC and CFTC. In addition, Mr. Jensen actively litigated several pro bono civil rights cases, including a federal suit in which he secured a favorable settlement for an inmate alleging physical abuse by corrections officers.
Since joining the firm, he helped investors achieve a $32 million cash settlement in an action against real estate service provider Altisource Portfolio Solutions, S.A. He currently assists the firm in its prosecutions of Fresno County Employees’ Retirement Association v. comScore, Inc.; In re Virtus Investment Partners, Inc., Securities Litigation; In re Wilmington Trust Securities Litigation; and Roofer’s Pension Fund v. Papa et al.
In recognition of his professional achievements and reputation, Mr. Jensen has been named a “Rising Star” for the past five years by Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers (no more than 2.5% of the lawyers in New York are selected to receive this honor each year).