Kevin Askew, a senior associate in Orrick’s Los Angeles office, is a securities litigator. He represents companies, officers and directors in securities class actions, shareholder derivative suits, and other complex business litigation
matters. Kevin also has substantial experience representing financial institutions, issuers and individuals in connection with SEC investigations and enforcement actions.
Kevin has litigated matters in state and
federal courts around the country, in arbitration, in administrative
proceedings, and on appeal.
has also devoted a significant portion of his time to pro bono matters. Public Counsel’s Immigrants’ Rights Project awarded
Kevin its 2016 Pro Bono Award in recognition of his representation of an asylum
seeker in a long-running matter.
has published articles on securities-related topics in the Daily
Journal, the National Law Journal,
Bloomberg BNA, and other publications.