George's practice focuses on securities
and corporate governance litigation, related SEC investigations, and professional
liability for accounting firms. He also has extensive experience conducting
internal investigations on behalf of boards of directors of both public and
Chambers USA currently
reports that “Greer displays 'exceptional judgment and strategic insight' and is considered 'very thoughtful about what the client wants and needs.' He is well known for his proficiency in complex securities defense litigation..." A prior edition of Chambers
USA reported that “The market describes him as a ‘bright, strategic’ lawyer
who ‘understands how to deal with people effectively’ and ‘gets great
results.'" He has been named
Securities Lawyer of the Year for Seattle in four of the five most recent
George has represented issuers, officers, directors, accountants and
underwriters in class action securities litigation and in SEC investigations
and enforcement proceedings. George's practice also includes representation of
companies, boards of directors, Special Litigation Committees and individuals
in corporate governance disputes.
George is an Affiliate Instructor at the University of Washington School of Law, where he teaches Legal Problem Solving in the Corporate Context.